keeping time

Marius Gedminas marius at
Sun Mar 25 14:44:14 UTC 2007

On Sat, Mar 24, 2007 at 10:39:31AM +0000, Sitsofe Wheeler wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-03-19 at 18:07 -0600, Mikus Grinbergs wrote:
> > I have an Ubuntu 6.10 system running 24/7 which gains more
> > than two hours every week.


ntp could be a workaround, if the system has 24/7 net access.

> You may find you have other strange behaviour and stepping time
> backwards can make various programs unhappy...

Oh, yes.  The most fun of those is sudo.

Marius Gedminas
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