NTPD not keeping time
cswiger at mac.com
Thu Nov 30 11:28:46 PST 2006
On Nov 30, 2006, at 11:16 AM, Kris Anderson wrote:
> I first ran ntpdate from /etc/rc.d/ntpdate and that
> set the date and time.
Good. That should have gotten your clock reasonably sync'ed.
> Then I ran /etc/rc.d/ntpd and that started up fine.
> The followind day I find that the system still thinks
> it is the previous day and such.
> I thought the purpose of ntp was to keep the time
> correct, why would it be off?
NTPd does a good job of keeping the clock synced if properly
configured, so there is likely to be something wrong with your
specific circumstances. What does "ntpq -p" show?
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