On Thu, 03 May 2007 11:07:34 -0400 Chuck Swiger <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Sun SPARC machines have good HW clocks, and also some of the newer > Macs also seem to have consistently low values in ntp.drift and > handle timekeeping well. > Does that matter? The RTC time is almost immediately overridden by ntpdate. The drift is a systematic error that ntpd allows for. I would have thought that the only significant issue, is whether the system loses timer interrupts under load. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"