PE2500 and time drifting

jason andrade jason at rtfmconsult.com
Tue Mar 18 18:03:23 CST 2003


On Tue, 18 Mar 2003, Ma, Thanh(IndSys, GE Interlogix) wrote:

> We received reports that some PE 2500s (running RH7.3) have time drifting about 6 minutes a week. These boxes don't have ntp setup at all.
> They brought up xclock and found that it's behind real clock/watch.
>
> Where/how do I go about this problem without having setting up NTP ?

if you cannot run ntp (is there a reason you can't?) then you could try
using rdate to manually sync the boxes from a single timesource that you
keep up to date.

'man rdate' for more information


regards,

-jason




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