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PTP Permitted A Large Time Adjustment When Incorrect Time Was Received (Doc ID 2608477.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 11, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


PTP running on a Solaris 11.3 system adjusted the date / time / offset by one week due to a malfunction in the PTP infrastructure.

When the PTP infrastructure corrected it stepped the date / time / offset back by one week.

Messages recorded at the time of the adjustments



There was a incorrect time adjustment sent by the PTP devices the Solaris PTP client synchronizes with.


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