Time Problem in 5.0
lordsith49 at hotmail.com
Fri Apr 25 13:49:28 PDT 2003
ntpd only claims to mimic ntpdate in functionality.
I'm not excited about the prospect of having another daemon running with
root priveldges on a known port for something that only needs to be run
maybe two or three times a day.
>From: Bill Moran <wmoran at potentialtech.com>
>To: Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-local at be-well.no-ip.com>
>CC: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
>Subject: Re: Time Problem in 5.0
>Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2003 15:54:06 -0400
>Lowell Gilbert wrote:
>>Shantanu Mahajan <shantanoo at ieee.org> writes:
>>>| Also, ntpdate is depreciated. You should be using ntpd with the
>>>| proper switches/configuration.
>>> ntpdate was working *perfectly* with
>>So? That's a significantly different version.
>>Are you *sure* you want to be running 5.0? It doesn't sound like you're
>>much of a debugger yourself, and it's not
>>as though 5.x is recommended for anybody else yet...
>I'm going to repeat myself here:
>ntpdate is depreciated. The functionality in it is duplicated by ntpd.
>It shouldn't even be in the 5.0 tree. I'm considering filing a pr to
>request that it be removed. Opinions?
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