[LON-CAPA-admin] Upgrade issues (FC3)

Lars Jensen jensen at physics.unr.edu
Thu Jan 6 19:21:55 EST 2005

Hi Guy,

Guy Albertelli II wrote:
>>2) When I started up the system it was set to some date in 2001. I
>>   changed the system clock to the correct date and time with ntpdate.
>>   Then I used hwclock to synchronize the hardware clock. Next, to see
>>   if ntpd works properly, I manually set the systemclock back by a half a
>>   minute, and started ntpd. The strange thing I see is that after a
>>   little while, the hardware clock has adjusted to the systemclock
>>   so that both system- and hardware clocks are now off by a half a minute.
>>   I guess that ntpd is not working...
> Odd.

I found out that this problem goes away when I disable the built-in 
fedora firewall. I use the "setup" command to configure the firewall - I 
guess I need to add the ntp port (123). Should I add it as ntp:tcp or 
ntp:udp ?


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