ELDK 2.1.0, kernel 2.4.21, MPC8245, ntpd

emanuel stiebler emu at ecubics.com
Wed Aug 20 05:32:40 EST 2003

Mark Hatle wrote:

> emanuel stiebler wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I get a "Segmentation fault (core dumped)" on my system using ntpd.
>> I checked the archives, and there is one messeage about something like
>> this on a 405.
>> Is anybody working on this ? Did I missed some patches ?
> If you clock is sufficiently out of date..  (I.e. 50/60 more? years
> wrong) then you can get into an overflow situation.  While I've never
> seen it segv, I have seen it do other 'interesting' things.
> Try setting your clock to Jan 1 2000, then run ntpd and see what happens.

I checked that already ;-)
I set the clock manually before that, and the difference between the
server and the local clock was less than a minute.


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