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Re: newsyslog running twice with $W1DO5 as when field <- with solution



On Tue, 16 Aug 2005 00:44:20 +0100
Simon Farnsworth <openbsd_(_at_)_farnz_(_dot_)_org_(_dot_)_uk> wrote:
> For the archives, running ntpdate from cron is dangerous when the time
> adjustment is going to be backwards; it will cause the "same" second to
> happen twice, which can trigger all sorts of entertainment (cron firing the
> same job twice, make getting confused and other such fun).
> --

I'm convinced - thanks for the info


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