how to stop synchroniziing the clock from internet at startup

James Gray james at
Sat Mar 4 13:34:45 UTC 2006

On Sat, 4 Mar 2006 22:13, felix wrote:
> hi,how to stop synchronizing the clock from Internet at startup?
> i use ubuntu 5.10.
> thank you!

sudo /usr/sbin/update-rc.d -f ntpdate remove

...if you have a working Internet connection at boot, AND you configured 
your timezone correctly - WHY would you want to disable this feature?  
<shrug> - you asked how to stop it, well now you know :)


<gorgo> what do you get when someone cracks your debian machine ?
<gorgo> mashed potato...
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