So far this was unreproducible in an armhf lxc container running on arm64 host. Do you have a reproducer for Ubuntu Classic?
-- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to systemd in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1885901 Title: timedatectl reports wrong status for timesyncd in core18 Status in systemd package in Ubuntu: Incomplete Status in systemd source package in Bionic: Incomplete Status in systemd source package in Focal: Incomplete Status in systemd source package in Groovy: Incomplete Bug description: when calling timedatectl in Ubuntu Core 18 the tool reports the status of the systemd-timesyncd.service ... sadly it does report it wrongly (the tool reports it inactive while the service is actually running): ogra@pi4:~$ timedatectl Local time: Wed 2020-07-01 10:52:48 UTC Universal time: Wed 2020-07-01 10:52:48 UTC RTC time: n/a Time zone: n/a (UTC, +0000) System clock synchronized: yes systemd-timesyncd.service active: no RTC in local TZ: no ogra@pi4:~$ systemctl status systemd-timesyncd.service ● systemd-timesyncd.service - Network Time Synchronization Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/systemd-timesyncd.service; disabled; vendor preset: enabled) Active: active (running) since Tue 2020-06-30 18:06:18 UTC; 16h ago Docs: man:systemd-timesyncd.service(8) Main PID: 779 (systemd-timesyn) Status: "Synchronized to time server 220.127.116.11:123 (ntp.ubuntu.com)." Tasks: 2 (limit: 4915) CGroup: /system.slice/systemd-timesyncd.service └─779 /lib/systemd/systemd-timesyncd To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/systemd/+bug/1885901/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~touch-packages Post to : email@example.com Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~touch-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp