Securelevel 2 VS OpenNTPd

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at
Sat Jun 4 19:05:17 GMT 2005

On Sat, Jun 04, 2005 at 08:08:04PM +0200, Kövesdán Gábor wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm about to use ntpd to synchronise my server's clock to a time server 
> and also provide time server, but I use securelevel 2 that denies to 
> change the system time with a step greater than 1s. So, I'm afraid it 
> could work with securelevel 2. Is there any method to get them work with 
> each other?

ntpd normally changes time in steps much smaller than 1s.  The exception
is at boottime where it might be necessary to make a large change, but
this normally happens before the securelevel is raised.

In short, there shouldn't be any problems.

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Erik Trulsson
ertr1013 at

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