[ntp:questions] Apple Mac mini instabiliy

Dmitry Ivanov dimss at telecentrs.lv
Thu Feb 1 14:11:04 UTC 2007


On 1 Feb 2007, at 15:42, Uwe Klein wrote:

> Steve Kostecke wrote:
>> On 2007-02-01, Dmitry Ivanov <dimss at telecentrs.lv> wrote:
>>
>>
>>> BTW Apple uses /var/run/ntp.drift file to store drift value. This is
>>> stupid because contents of /var/run is lost after reboot. I've
>>> changed this to /etc/ntp.drift.
>
> is the /var tree realy trashed at boottime?

No. Only /var/run. Some linux distros do this as well. This is  
correct in most cases. But writing ntp.drift here is stupid idea.




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