Subject: Re: ps(1) reports negative cpu time
To: None <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/03/2005 15:45:10
On Wed, Aug 03, 2005 at 03:40:17PM +0200, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> Yes, 'ntpdate -bsu'.

So the kernel threads are already running, and then ntpdate changes the
time backwards. This disturbs the process resource accounting.

It's harmless, just ignore it.