[ntp:questions] Local Time

David Woolley david at djwhome.demon.co.uk
Sat Mar 17 09:08:11 UTC 2007

In article <etb70t$ecr$1 at news2.cc.tut.fi>,
kaukasoina703n7dsjr7 at sci.fi (Petri Kaukasoina) wrote:

> If local time is used instead of UTC, DST change can be a small problem. If
> you kill ntp server, change time by 1 hour at the right moment, and restart
> ntpd, clients will not follow immediately. And in the autumn there could

They won't follow at all.  All the client NTP daemons will terminate because
their only server is in error by more than 1000 seconds.

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