[ntp:questions] Is it possible to set NTP client to be 20 second behind NTP server?

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Sun Oct 29 02:59:31 UTC 2006

Vitaly Karasik wrote:
> During some application bug/feature our developers
> asked me to set one machine to be 20 second behind the
> other one.
> Is it possible to do this by tweaking NTP
> configuration?

No, it's not possible. You should be asking why they want to do this. If
it's just for testing something unrelated, turn off NTP, adjust the
clock manually.


> thanks,
> Vitaly

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