[arch-general] Leap seconds ntp and chrony?

Kevin Chadwick ma1l1ists at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Jul 2 18:58:24 EDT 2012

> > My setup was with dcron and ntp.
> Considering servers don't get chance to run the RTC battery down. I've
> never understood why everyone uses NTP which is an unneeded
> security risk anyway (OpenBSDs ain't bad). Do we think, in 1938-1945 men
> couldn't synchronise watches without NTP? Saves checking I suppose but
> that's it or does it?

I accept there are some dodgy RTCs or perhaps old unreliable ones but
do you run NTP or replace the server?


 Why not do something good every day and install BOINC.

More information about the arch-general mailing list