[arch-general] Leap seconds ntp and chrony?
gdamjan at gmail.com
Mon Jul 2 21:37:30 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
RTC is only read on boot-up on all Linux systems. And from what I've
seen they are fairly inaccurate.
Otherwise, the Linux kernel counts its own time in software, but that
time could drift very easily too.
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