[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
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