On Tue, 21 Apr 2009 16:43:32 +0200 Mel Flynn <mel.flynn+fbsd.questi...@mailing.thruhere.net> wrote:
> On Tuesday 21 April 2009 16:20:52 RW wrote: > > > The bottom line though, is that ntpdate_enable=yes solves the > > problem entirely, since the real problem is not the step, but the > > fact that it happens in the background, and after a delay. > > Care to expand on that? Dovecot won't stop if root issues a date > command that sets time to the past, for example? I was assuming that since you're running ntpd you wouldn't be doing that. > > ntpdate may be deprecated, but it's been deprecated for years, and I > > doubt it will go away until ntpd fully replaces it's functionality. > > ntpd -gq can replace ntpdate in a crontab, but ntpd -gqn doesn't > > really replace ntpdate -b in the boot-sequence. > > I'm actually counting on it to be gone in 8.0. Is that official? _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"