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Ntpd Does not Use Defined NTP Server - System Clock out of Sync (Doc ID 1178614.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-Nov-2012***


Even though ntpd service was configured and running, the compute nodes were not using the ntp server as a adjust time server.   Date was being synchronized with the local host address instead.  For example:
ntpq -pn shows is not considered as ntp server:


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