[ntp:questions] get current drift value

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Tue Mar 1 20:30:16 UTC 2011

On 2011-03-01, April <xiaoxia2005a at yahoo.com> wrote:

> is there a way to get the current drift value, using ntp utilities
> such as ntpq and ntpdc, instead of opening the ntp.drift file?

The value in the drift file is the frequency correction.

ntpq -c"rv 0 frequency"

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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