[ntp:questions] ntpd wedged again

A C agcarver+ntp at acarver.net
Wed Feb 8 21:33:29 UTC 2012


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BlackLists wrote:
> A C wrote:
>> BlackList wrote:
>>> Ron Frazier (NTP) wrote:
>>>> I will admit that I've only skimmed your NTPD losing
>>>>   sync thread briefly.
>>>> ... occasionally goes crazy and has offsets almost an
>>>>   order of magnitude larger than normal.
>>>
>>> Any CPU power management enabled?
>>
>> Not that I know of on a Sparc IPX. :)
>
> IIRC a few months ago someone mentioned an issue with
>   Solaris / SPARC and ntpd processor affinity,
>   and needing to change from cpu 0 to cpu 1 to avoid
>   an issue like this.
>


Except the IPX has only one processor so there's nothing else available.


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