Linux Archive

Linux Archive (http://www.linux-archive.org/)
-   Ubuntu User (http://www.linux-archive.org/ubuntu-user/)
-   -   NTP servers - was Kernel clock issue "Clocksource tsc unstable" (http://www.linux-archive.org/ubuntu-user/254624-ntp-servers-kernel-clock-issue-clocksource-tsc-unstable.html)

Ray Parrish 02-28-2009 09:58 PM

NTP servers - was Kernel clock issue "Clocksource tsc unstable"
 
Hal Burgiss wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 11:33:19AM -0500, Brian McKee wrote:
>
>> Who cares when it wanders - on or off - I'd rather send one lousy UDP
>> packet every once in a blue moon to my own router and keep everything
>> actually at the right time. I just don't see why you WOULDN'T do it!
>>
>
> Amen. Give me precision over slop. As to anything functioning
> as a server, you just *have* to have accurate time keeping.
>
That's exactly the way I feel. I like accurate time so much, that even
my wrist watch synchronizes with the time servers via radio signals. All
of the clocks in my house trip along with the same time on them, except
for the coffee pot, which tends to run fast.

Later, Ray Parrish

--
Human reviewed index of links about the computer
http://www.rayslinks.com
Poetry from the mind of a Schizophrenic
http://www.writingsoftheschizophrenic.com/


--
ubuntu-users mailing list
ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:56 AM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.