[ntp:questions] Re: "ntpd" and hwclock
David J Taylor
david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid
Tue Oct 4 07:06:09 UTC 2005
Terje Mathisen wrote:
> David J Taylor wrote:
>> Only when you stop NTP, though [in the Windows version]. Not during
>> routine operation, as that would affect the system time.
> Indeed. I have identified a possible way to make it work, sort of, but
> it would lead to an unavoidable glitch around the setting time, where
> the system clock could glitch away and back again immediately.
> IMHO, this workaround is worse than the problem.
Agreed. Writing direct to the CMOS would be the best solution.
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