[nSLUG] Time services

Ben Armstrong synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca
Wed Mar 19 14:32:40 AST 2003

On Wed, 2003-03-19 at 13:20, Donald Teed wrote:
> As others have contributed, ntp is the current king of time keeping.
> You could read all the documentation and wear out your eye sockets
> learning about primary server requirements and so on.  All you
> really need is to install the ntpd, and set up a configuration
> file (ntp.conf) for it, something like this:
> server  tock.utoronto.ca prefer
> server  tick.utoronto.ca
> server  ntp2.cmc.ec.gc.ca
> server  time.chu.nrc.ca 

Assuming "closer is better" and most people on this list are closer
networkwise to Dal than any of these sites, use timeserver.dal.ca as
your "preferred" ntp server.

Ben Armstrong <synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>

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