How to Automatically Synchronize the Hardware Clock When Starting NTPD

(Doc ID 874452.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 4.0 to Oracle Linux 5.3 [Release RHEL4 to OL5U3]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux Itanium
Linux Kernel - Version: 4.0 to 5.3


Goal

Several implementations require the hardware clock to be synchronised using the ntp daemon. This note outlines how to do so.

Solution

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