[ntp:questions] "ntpdate" hanging !!

mayer at gis.net mayer at gis.net
Wed Mar 9 14:39:49 UTC 2005

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> AFAIK ntpdate is deprecated, unsupported, obsolete, about to
> disappear, as dead as a Norwegian Blue parrot. 
> Try again with ntpd -gq. 
> -- 
> Thanks. Take care, Brian Inglis     Calgary, Alberta, Canada

It's not dead, it's just resting. No matter how many times we nail it
to its perch it keeps wanting to lie down.

ntpdate seems to have that kind of life of its own.


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