slowdown because of gettimeofday change between 9.2 and 10?

Matthias Apitz guru at
Sat Feb 22 08:50:19 UTC 2014

El día Friday, February 21, 2014 a las 11:30:49PM -0800, sw2wolf escribió:

> sudo ntpdate


I have a similar problem with the application kabc of KDE3. On start it
does a lot (thousands) of gettimeofday(3) calls. And my laptop is ntp
synced, always, any 10 minutes or so, with

Can you explain a bit your hint? Thanks in advance

Sent from my FreeBSD netbook

Matthias Apitz, <guru at>, f: +49-170-4527211
UNIX since V7 on PDP-11, UNIX on mainframe since ESER 1055 (IBM /370)
UNIX on x86 since SVR4.2 UnixWare 2.1.2, FreeBSD since 2.2.5

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list