system time "slowing down" ?

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at
Tue Nov 29 10:47:27 GMT 2005

>>> Why not synchronize by running ntpd?
>> or rdate?
> sure if you  know the host you are using as a reference is itself reliably
> referenced!

on Technical University near where i live they attached atomic clock time
receiver (this signal is transmitted somewhere i don't know well this) to 
one of their suns, and it gives rdate and ntp protocol out.

i use it on all my servers.

of course - rsync may be imprecise because of TCP delays, but i don't need 
to have millisecond precision, precision below one minute is more than 

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