Oracle Linux: How to Avoid Synchronizing System Clock with Local Clock When ntpd/ntpdate Service is Started

(Doc ID 2302258.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 to Oracle Linux 6.9 [Release OL5U10 to OL6U9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 This document describes how to avoid synchronizing system clock with local clock when ntpd(or ntpdate) service is started even if external ntp servers are listed in /etc/ntp.conf.


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