Re: ntpdate from cron -- DON'T DO THAT!
On Sun, 2002-12-22 at 01:47, John Hasler wrote:
> Antoine writes:
> > I was one of the people using ntpdate in a cron job, although it was not
> > because I was lazy, all my servers have ntpd, I only used ntpdate on
> > clients.
> Then your clients should have been connecting to the ntp daemons on your
> servers, so there should have been no impact on the public servers.
Hum... how do you know there were connecting on the ntp daemons on the
public servers... I never said that... and you know what, there were NOT
All my clients did ntpdate to local servers, and the servers (which were
using ntpd) are connecting to public servers.
So I don't think there was any impact on the public servers...