[ntp:questions] Cannot sync on embedded PPC running Linux

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Wed Jun 17 20:22:13 UTC 2009

Richard B. Gilbert wrote:

> It looks very much as if your "-g" did not take effect.  The offset 
> shown is HUGE!  A hasty calculation translates -712292 milliseconds
> to 197.85 minutes! 

You are an order of magnitude out, actually slightly more.  That error 
would produce an ntpd abort.  However, the server is in a reject state, 
not an unreachable one.

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