[ntp:questions] set server to a non utc time by hand

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Tue Dec 22 04:42:19 UTC 2015


h3x32000-sf writes:
> Hello all,
> 
> i would like to set up an ntp-server thats does not give back the
> correct utc time, but for example utc-1 or another "wrong" time
> computed before. Until now the only way I reach ed that result was to
> set the local clock to the wished time and to sychronize then with
> 127.127.1.
> 1.
> 
> This method seems to me a little unsatisfactory because i have to
> manipulate the local time what i actually do not want.
> 
> I already asked google but i couldnt find a solution... does anybody
> could give me a hint or the key-word that is needed...
> 
> Thanks, doxi

I'm not aware of anything available at the moment, but what you describe
is exactly what I have planned for NTPv5, using the General Timestamp
API, which supports multiple timescales.

Are you doing this for fun?
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Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org>
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