[arch-general] Systemd and time synchronisation problems

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Tue Sep 11 15:03:05 EDT 2012

Am 11.09.2012 20:51, schrieb Jan Steffens:
> On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 8:27 PM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> 2) When chrony is not running, systemd-timedated runs periodically to
>> adjust the hardware clock for drift (AFAIK, not sure that is the job
>> that timedated does).
> No. When chrony isn't running, the hwclock isn't getting adjusted at
> all. The only thing systemd does on startup is warp the system clock
> if and only if the RTC is running in localtime.

Hm, sad, I had hoped it would take care of this. Seems I misunderstood
the purpose of timedated.

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