[ntp:questions] Server time wandering even with ntpd

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Fri Apr 28 01:26:03 UTC 2006

Michael Weber wrote:
> Greetings!
> I'm brand new to this list so if this isn't the correct place for this question, please flame gently.
> I am running an Oracle database on two Dell 2650 servers.  I run a script that resets the clock every night because after 24 hours the clock can be as much as 45 seconds off.  I have 20 other servers, running lots of OS's with no problem.  It's just these two servers which are the only two of this model I have in house.

Are these poweredge servers? I seem to recall a problem with that
hardware and someone had obtained a patch from Dell to fix some clocking
issues. Search the archives for NTP and Poweredge.


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