Configuring an NTP client
To configure an NTP client using the Client Manager:
If the host is not already configured as an NTP client,
Services Add NTP.
If the host is already configured as an NTP client,
click on NTP client in the services listed,
and then select
Select how you want the client to behave:
Listen for time broadcasts
The client will listen passively for, and attempt to synchronize with,
NTP packets being broadcast by time servers on the local network.
Poll time servers for time
The client will actively poll the listed time servers for the time, and
attempt to synchronize with them.
Enter the IP addresses or hostnames of each time server,
and click on Add to add it to the list.
Set clock at boot time
If set to Yes, the client will attempt to synchronize its clock
at boot time with the listed time servers. This is a ``step'' change
rather than a gradual ``slewed'' change. If set to No, the client
will not attempt to synchronize its clock at boot time.
Click on OK to exit.
This procedure modifies the
for a description of the format of this file.
Deleting a client service
Configuring name service resolution order
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003