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NTP problems - (one) root cause
- Subject: NTP problems - (one) root cause
- From: jra at baylink.com (Jay Ashworth)
- Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2012 14:24:04 -0500 (EST)
A subscriber to Outages who wishes to remain nameless passes along the
pointer to this story: Apparently, either tick or tock got rebooted
yesterday, and came up with its local clock set to 2000. And lots of
people believed it.
Did you believe it? Why?
(Yes, those are just rhetorical questions, intended to make people examine
their NTP architecture more closely. :-)
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
Designer The Things I Think RFC 2100
Ashworth & Associates http://baylink.pitas.com 2000 Land Rover DII
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