"Connection rejected, time mismatch too great" ??

Andy Hood ahood at au1.ibm.com
Thu Apr 5 01:20:01 UTC 2007

dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org wrote on 04/04/2007 11:09:55 PM:

> On Wed, Apr 04, 2007 at 01:39:04PM +0400, Abu Abdulla alhanbali wrote:
> > I got this in my failover setup:
> > Failover CONNECT to dhcp-failover rejected: Connection rejected, time
> > mismatch too great.
> >
> > I tried to sync the clock by running the xntp process in both machines
> > without success. Any Idea of how to solve this.
> ntpd usually won't correct the system time if it is off by too much.
> You need to call ntpdate to fix the system time first before ntpd is
> started, then start ntpd to keep the time in sync.

ntpdate is deprecated. use "ntpd -g" instead

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