[ntp:questions] Seeking "net time" Response without Active Directory

Andrew Hood ajhood at fl_net_au.invalid
Fri Jan 4 12:01:01 UTC 2008

On Wed, 02 Jan 2008 20:02:05 -0800, gcatlin wrote:

> We use a pc punchclock that relies on the "net time" command.  We are a
> netware/linux shop and use an ntp time source, however, we do not use
> Active Directory.  So far have been unable to make the punchclock work. 
> Is there any way we can respond with the time when the punchclock requests
> "net time?"  Any assistance would be appreciated. Glenn in NJ

What version of Winblows is it? Does "net help time" mention /setsntp? If
it does:

net time "/setsntp:"

Choice of appropriate ntp servers is left as an exercise for the OP.

2008/01/04:11:56:36UTC Slackware Linux 2.4.32
up 32 days,  2:29,  6 users,  load average: 2.43, 2.45, 2.30

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