On Sat, Jun 7, 2008 at 8:06 PM, Duane Hill <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Sat, 07 Jun 2008 09:30:27 -0400 > Peter Thoenen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> confabulated: > >> > I run FreeBSD 7.0 inside VMware Workstation-6.0.4 (ACE Edition) and >> > I don't have to setup anything. The time is the always same as the >> > host >> >> How long do you keep it up though Odhiambo and how intensive are you >> using your native OS? I have a similar setup and while it sync's on >> boot, I routinely lose 15 minutes a day (I keep it up 24x7). I think >> it is not so much a bug in VMware as opposed to the host OS running >> slower than it thinks (e.g. maybe a second of OS time is really >> 1.000001 seconds of real time adding up over long periods) if the >> native OS is under moderate to heavy use. > > I'm running FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE within Vmware v6.0.4 build 93057 with > the host OS being XP-Home-SP2. I also have two jails running within the > FreeBSD VM. > > I have within /boot/loader.conf: > kern.hz="50"
Oh, this explains why I never has issues with time. I always have kern.hz="100" in loader.conf and I run ntpdate on startup. Sorry if I mislead others. -- EB White - "Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one." _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"