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Re: system time

On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 12:39:11AM -0400, Jule Slootbeek wrote:
> Hi,
> I just noticed that my system time is 45 minutes ahead and climbing. ( i
> havn't used this box in a while) 2 days ago it was 30 minutes fast, and
> now 45 minutes. I'm running Debian unstable on an iBook2 with gnome. Is
> there a way to have gnome get the time from a time server? and how can i
> change the system time on an iBook?
> thanks,

Wow, what's the decrementer frequency found in the initial boot log messages?

Does it match more or less the "timebase-frequency" found somewhere in
/proc/device-tree ?

For synchonizing a machine, I always recommend NTP. There are other
methods but I don't know them at all.


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