[ntp:questions] "ntpd -q" is slow compared to ntpdate

Hal Murray hal-usenet at ip-64-139-1-69.sjc.megapath.net
Thu Oct 16 18:10:49 UTC 2008

>It seems to me a topic related to initially getting the time set on a box is
>the ability to determine the 'synchronization status' of ntpd.

There is another can of worms in this area.  What do you do if
it doesn't get synchronized within X seconds?  (say because
your network link is down)

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