[ntp:questions] drift file set to -500

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.not-this-bit.nor-this-bit.co.uk
Wed Nov 28 20:40:47 UTC 2007

Aggie wrote:
> David,
>> That sounds like a permissions error.  I did see something similar in
>> Windows some time back.  On Windows, at least, you can read the
>> ntp.drift file almost any time.
> Thank you very much. But I don't think it is a permission error,
> because I'm using "target server" thing which allow me to connect to a
> PC from my board, and then read and write files to the PC.
> Cheers,
> Kev

It was just a suggestion.  By the way, I'm not at all sure what you mean 
by "target server" thing.  Something which allows you to view files, I 
guess.  Might want to check it opens files with read-only access.


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