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Old 08-11-2004, 06:21 AM   #1
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ntp time sync

Hi, all
I have a valid time server.
when i do
I get:
11 Aug 12:20:53 ntpdate[18781]: adjust time server offset -0.021962 sec

but still the clock command says:
Wed Aug 11 13:33:29 2004 -0.038213 seconds

How can i correctly sync it?


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Old 08-11-2004, 10:18 AM   #3
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I am using redhat 9

I had to add to /etc/ntp/step-tickers

and then use

/etc/init.d/ntpd condrestart

this script add rules to iptables firewall


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