[blfs-dev] NTP

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Feb 15 17:00:53 PST 2012


Qrux wrote:
> Is there a reason ntpd is run with -x?
> 
> The big slew is nice, but is there a reason it's preferred over the kernel discipline?

When you are booting, there is probably nothing else really depending on 
timestamps.  We might as well just slew the time to be correct.  In most 
cases, the time offset should be small.

   -- Bruce



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