[ntp:questions] Linux-2.6 kernel and ntpd-4.2.0

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Sun Mar 18 05:42:19 UTC 2007


Jammer wrote:
> Jammer wrote:
>> Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>> I've heard of reports of Linux *losing* time rapidly.
>>>
>>> I recommend you visit:
>>>
>>>  http://ntp.isc.org/Support/TroubleshootingNTP
>>>
>>> and pay particular attention to the "known hardware issues" and "known
>>> operating system issues" sections.
>>>
>>> H
>> Thanks, I will check it out. :-)
>>
>> It is 22:10 local time and the computer running ntpd says 1:30 the next 
>> day.
> 
> The tool at:
> http://ntp.isc.org/ntpq.php
> sees my ntp so my firewall is correct. :-)
> 
> Any idea what this debug message means:
> addto_syslog: select(): nfound=-1, error: Interrupted system call

Ignore it. It's just a debug message. The select times out when it has
nothing to do. If you turn up debug high enough you will see it.

Danny



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