On several production platforms we have observed symptoms which appear to suggest that the time of day clock is periodically jumping forward or backward. The jumps are typically around 1 second, ...
I have a Linux server that gets a time offset for some strange reason. I set up cron job to run and update the time using the following command: /usr/sbin/ntpdate pool.ntp.org The problem is the ...
I have a windows program, that works only to a particular date. It's a legacy application and I can't change the source code. Is there any way to set a specific date in the system clock for the wine ...
I have asked this question on serverfault, but it could also have been posted here. I will synchronise the answers if one is found. Observation: I have an HP server with an AMD dual core CPU (Turion ...
I want to disable consoleblank and activates console clock vcstime which are obviously managed by kbd on my Debian 6. So I've changed the following in /etc/kbd/config file: POWERDOWN_TIME=1 ...
I am performing some experiments on a network of about 10 remote Linux computers which are geographically scattered. I suspect some of them have clock skews but they are seen transiently (eg. once in ...