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Re: Problems with ntp

On Thu, Sep 15, 2005 at 01:02:51AM +0200, Francesco Poli wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Sep 2005 00:03:36 -0700 Steve Langasek wrote:
> > What are you going to replace it with?  AFAIK, ntp is the only package
> > we have in Debian which supports useful clock synchronization, which
> > is essential for a number of other services (e.g., Kerberos).
> Isn't chrony a possible replacement?
> It conflicts with ntp, among other things...
I don't think it implements algorithms as sophisticated as NTP does
(well, I don't know anything about them, though).  It probably
conflicts with NTP simply because having two programs setting your
clock is disgusting :)

Clear skies,

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