Re: rac on solaris 10 - machine restart without log

From: Ujang Jaenudin <>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 11:01:07 +0700
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my /etc/inet/ntp.conf entries :

server <ip> prefer
server <ip>

driftfile /var/ntp/ntp.drift
statsdir /var/ntp/ntpstats/
filegen peerstats file peerstats type day enable filegen loopstats file loopstats type day enable filegen clockstats file clockstats type day enable

there is no slewalways entry....
is the slewalways whithout explicitly specified, become default??


On Sat, Mar 29, 2008 at 8:35 PM, freek D'Hooge <> wrote:
> Ujang,
> Can you check if you have the ntp client enabled?
> If so, check if you are using the slewalways parameter set to "yes" in the
> /etc/inet/ntp.conf file.
> If the time is stepped back in time it could cause the server to reboot
> without error messages.
> Regards
> Freek D'Hooge

Received on Sun Mar 30 2008 - 23:01:07 CDT

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