[ntp:questions] Leap second preparedness
agcarver+ntp at acarver.net
Sat Jun 30 05:34:26 UTC 2012
On 6/29/2012 16:57, Dave Hart wrote:
> I know, leap second preparedness is like sneeze preparedness to people
> who have a life. But if you care about the pending hole in computers'
> timeline, in about 2 minutes ntpd systems around the world will begin
> announcing leap=01 instead of leap=00. If you are responsible for any
> ntpd instances, you might spot check to be sure they are in fact
> announcing the insertion a day in advance as intended. This is
> particularly important for NTP servers relied upon by others.
Once it's inserted, I assume the log file will record the event in some way?
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