[ntp:questions] drift value very large and very unstable
david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Wed Mar 12 08:11:23 UTC 2008
> that is why there is a proposed file system standard.
> Log files in /var/log/ntp say.
> Drift file in /etc/ntp.drift
> config file in /etc/ntp.conf
I think they were referring to the Linux filesystem standard, and one of
the things that does is to move things out of /etc. In particular,
/etc/ntp.drift would never be allowed, because the file is updated
Incidentally, a specimen configuration needn't include real server names.
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