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Re: [potato] rdate problem

In article <cistron.19991222102814.A62962@toxic.magnesium.net>,
Ron Farrer  <rbf@farrer.net> wrote:
>What is wrong with '# rdate tock.usno.navy.mil'?? It always
>gives an error: "rdate: Could not read data: No such file or directory"
>or "rdate: Could not connect socket: Connection timed out".

It simply means that the 'time' service that rdate tries to connect
to is not running (or firewalled off) on tock.usno.navy.mil, or that
the entire system is unreachable.

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