Subject: Re: Proposed change to tickadj calculation
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/04/2000 20:19:38
On Sun, 4 Jun 2000, Jonathan Stone wrote:

> I don't quite see the point of this. If you want to run ntp, you
> shouldn't ever be calling adjtime() at all!  You should be using
> ntp_adjtime(), with or without or a PPS line discipline.  And that
> means ntpd will be calling ntp_adjtime(), not the old 4.3bsd
> adjtime().  And ntp_adjtime() doesn't use tickadj.

"Never mind."