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Re: [vox-tech] rdate servers and apt-get for redhat
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Re: [vox-tech] rdate servers and apt-get for redhat



The server list that I was using is not working.

I found more time server and now my systems are updating again.
Here is the updated line. I run this one liner in a cron job once per
week.

rdate -s time.nist.gov

Thanks for all the suggestions.

-- Andy 


On Wed, 2002-12-11 at 20:47, Samuel Merritt wrote:
> I use getdate-rfc868; it's a small program that queries a time server and
> adjusts the system clock, then exits. I run it daily via cron.
> http://users.actrix.gen.nz/michael/getdatepage.html
> 
> Andy Wergedal said:
> > Rod,
> >
> > I looked at ntp (which is installed on my system) though it seems a bit
> > complicated. I just want to set my time once per week.
> >
> > What is the simplest way to accopmlish this task?
> >
> > -- Andy
> >
> >
> > On Wed, 2002-12-11 at 19:25, Rod Roark wrote:
> >> Dunno about rdate but you might find NTP to be a more robust
> >> solution.  There are many public NTP servers.  See:
> >>
> >>   http://www.cis.udel.edu/~ntp/
> >>
> >> -- Rod
> >>    http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
> >>
> >> On Wednesday 11 December 2002 06:11 pm, andy wergedal wrote:
> >> > I use rdate to periodically sync my systems to the same
> >> > date though the server that I have been using is not
> >> > responding (I get timeout error's on my system(s).
> >> >
> >> > Here is the entry that I use
> >> >
> >> > rdate -s 131.107.1.10
> >> >
> >> > Does anyone know of another server or maybe why I cannot
> >> > get my systems to update?
> >> >
> >> > Today I installed apt-get (a port for redhat) on my redhat
> >> > system (7.3 and 8.0) and it works.
> >> >
> >> > -- Andy
> >>
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