[ntp:questions] Flash 400 on all peers; can't get ntpd to be happy

Uwe Klein uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Mon Mar 7 19:42:03 UTC 2011


Ralph wrote:
>> Can it even be fixed?
> 
> 
> Well I hope so.  Not to bash on the linux world, but I don't get why this timing thing is so
> hard...  I mean I understand it from a techinical perspective because I've read all about how the
> hardware and timers and stuff work, but practically speaking, somebody needs to get with the
> program and find a solution.  I've done many, many windows installs in Virtual PC, VMWare,
> Hyper-V, and others and even without the VM tools installed in the guest I've never had a clock
> problem that was big enough to worry about.
> 
> Sorry about the rant here but when all you want is for the machine to do something basic like
> keep time and you can't get it to work, it gets really frustrating.
> 
> And we can't blame it on the host machine because the time on the host machine marches along
> accurately all day long.

What is your host OS ? Windows?

Why does one have to extract all that informtion
via the nose and per corkskrew ?

uwe




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