[ntp:questions] Problem with time synchronisaton

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Sat Apr 12 23:04:18 UTC 2008

On 2008-04-12, David Woolley <david at djwhome.demon.co.uk> wrote:

> Harlan Stenn wrote:
>> Why do you have a local refclock configured?
> Because he's using an out of the box configuration. That, is probably
> the main reason that people have them configured. You really need to
> ask the people who put in the box, but I suspect they don't know,
> either.

The problem here is that the distribution does not contain a decent
assortment of example configuration files for common configurations. So
the OS distributors/aggregators/vendors each cobble together their own
one size fits all configuration file.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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