[ntp:questions] Re: PPS working or not? FreeBSD 5.4

David Magda dmagda+trace050401 at ee.ryerson.ca
Thu Feb 2 02:16:00 UTC 2006

Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.isc.org> writes:

>>>> In article <LY8Df.11489$wl.11104 at text.news.blueyonder.co.uk>,
>>>> "David J Taylor"
>>>> <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid>
>>>> writes:
> John> 5) [Make sure] you have "options PPS_SYNC" in your kernel config
> David> 5 - I have not done that explicity.  How could I check that, and
> David> change it if required?  It's been 10+ years since I ran UNIX.
> Assuming an x86 box, put the following in /usr/src/sys/i386/conf/PPS:

FreeBSD generally has very good documentation. More detailed
instructions on compiling your own kernel can be found in the


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