[ntp:questions] NTPD can take 10 hours to achieve stability
cmadams at hiwaay.net
Thu Apr 21 22:09:16 UTC 2011
Once upon a time, Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> said:
>It's more likely to be the case and ventilation fan. If the quartz
>crystal is kept at a more or less constant temperature, the oscillator
>will maintain a more or less uniform output frequency.
No, the temperature hasn't been very stable lately; like I said, we had
an A/C failure last week, and the system temperature went up by over 10
degrees F. I also have lots of other servers in the room, and none of
them save a drift anything like this one (next best is -28).
Chris Adams <cmadams at hiwaay.net>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.
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