Subject: Re: Clock lossage
To: Dave Huang <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/24/2001 00:25:39
On Sat, Mar 24, 2001 at 01:26:18AM -0600, Dave Huang wrote:
> My alpha seems to be having major clock lossage (ntpd is stepping it
> forward about .5 seconds every 20 minutes) and one of my i386 machines
> seems to be rather unstable.

This is a known problem, and appears to be due to massive interrupt
latency in some case(s).  Unfortunately, it has not yet been addressed.