> But you could have installed a new chronyc and chronyd, but not then > restarted > chronyd, so it is still an old version of chronyd running. >
The chrony install was fresh, also, removing the packet definitely also kills the process. Funny thing I just saw on my home machine: here, chronyd is running as "_chrony" user, and as far as I remember, on the work computer it's run as root. Could that be a potential error?