[ntp:questions] Server and Client can't sync

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Thu Nov 1 08:14:42 UTC 2007


David,

Martin Burnicki wrote:
> David Woolley wrote:
> 
>> In article <1193788202.453849.113950 at q5g2000prf.googlegroups.com>,
>> Aggie <c.kevin.lam at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> But the weird thing is: NTPD will adjust the time on the client half
>>> way between the server and 1970 Jan 1. For example, if the clock on my
>> 
>> PS.  Unless you have explicitly disabled the feature, either for the
        ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>> first setting, or unconditionally, the real ntpd should abort rather than
>> stepping more than 1000 seconds.
> 
> ... unless the -g option has been given on ntpd's command line, which
> allowed a large initial offset.

It seems I've read your reply too fast and overseen the details of your
reply. Sorry for that.

Martin
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