[ntp:questions] ntpd sets clock to the year 1939

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.co.uk
Wed Mar 28 07:41:33 UTC 2007

Danny Mayer wrote:
> Robert Dodier wrote:
>> Well, even if the code is not changed, it would be extremely helpful
>> to document the actual behavior of ntpd -g.
>> That way people know that a ballpark date adjustment
>> is necessary before ntpd can do anything useful.
>> Even embedded systems guys read man pages ....
> Which would do you no good since we only distribute documentation in
> Danny

.. and thank goodness for that HTML!


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