[ntp:questions] Time steping regardless of "-x" slew only option

vwvr6vw brian.l.hostetler at lmco.com
Mon Jul 2 02:49:56 UTC 2007

I think to perform a jump NTP calls the unix routine adjtime() saying
"adjust by 500ms".  AIX itself, under the covers, does not apply this
all at once, but rather applies it at a 100ms/second rate.  That is
why NTP continues to report that a big offset still exists, over the
next few seconds.

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