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Old 06-24-2004, 10:40 PM   #1
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Unhappy synchronize linux domain time to workstation

Hi All,

I`ve just use mandrake linux 10 to setup a domain server just wondering how can i synchronize the domain server time to all the workstation.

Old 06-25-2004, 03:40 AM   #2
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To get the time manualy, type as root "ntpdate NAMEofyourTIMESERVER", but be careful, the time will be set immediately, some running programms don't like this!
To stay synchronized, use the daemon.

Old 06-25-2004, 05:37 AM   #3
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thanks fluppi

just found out to use the the NET TIME command in the login script to synchronize domain time to all workstation.


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