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Re: Time problem with ntpd

On Sun, 2006-10-08 at 10:41 +1300, Rob Brown-Bayliss wrote:
> On 10/8/06, David G. Miller <dave davenjudy org> wrote:
> > correct the reported time to prevent discontinuities.  It should not
> > have changed the time by 23 minutes over only a few hours.  You may have
> > something else going on.
> Something else is going on, /var/log/messages contains lots of these:
> Oct  8 10:43:19 localhost ntpd[2481]: sendto( (fd=21):
> Invalid argument
> which I tracked down to an old bug in ntpd going back at least one
> year where ntpd needs to be restarted when ever the network interface
> connection changes.  I don't understand why this is now a problem when
> it wasn't a problem last week, well other than the update from fc5 to
> fc6 of course :-)

Mine blew up sometime ago, and I just shut it off. Guess it's still not
fixed. I'm only 15 minutes ahead on system time, but the date is
correct. Life is good, Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
...the Sin of Ignorance, and 
...the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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