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ntp problems



Greetings:

I'm running OpenBSD 3.1 and have the xntpd daemon running to set my system time:

root     18013  0.0  0.5   332   580 ??  S<s   28Oct02    1:30.57
/usr/local/sbin/ntpd -p /var/run/ntpd.pid (xntpd)

However, when I check the syncronization using ntpdate, the offset is more than 90 seconds:

$ ntpdate -q 192.5.41.40
server 192.5.41.40, stratum 1, offset 99.106836, delay 0.04544
20 Nov 10:54:31 ntpdate[14096]: step time server 192.5.41.40 offset 99.106836 sec


What's more, this discrepancy is growing.

Here's my ntp.conf file:

$ cat /etc/ntp.conf
server 192.5.41.40 prefer
server 192.43.244.18

Would someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong? Thanks for your help.
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All the best (Adéu-siau),
Lou Hevly
lou_(_at_)_visca_(_dot_)_com
http://www.visca.com




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