[ntp:questions] NTP/Linux Machine Issue

Yousif Qaddoura Yousif.Qaddoura at damanhealth.ae
Tue Apr 26 11:53:24 UTC 2011

Dear Support,

I have a NTP server, and configure clients on it.

I am facing an issue that the offset is too much high so there a difference in

the time between the client and the server, it is reaching 1 hour sometimes.

NTP client version:

ntpq 4.2.0a at 1.1190-r<mailto:4.2.0a at 1.1190-r> Thu Oct  5 04:11:36 EDT 2006 (1)

client machine : linux redhat 4.6

[root at dmtestapp1 ~]# ntpq -p

     remote           refid      st t when poll reach   delay   offset  jitter

==============================================================================      3 u   35   64   17    0.898  1194.28 147604.

*LOCAL(0)        LOCAL(0)        10 l   32   64   17    0.000    0.000   0.004

Hope you can help me in that

Yousif Qaddoura


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