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NAME

ntp-wait - wait for NTP server to synchronize

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options

SYNOPSIS

ntp-wait [ -f ] [ -n tries ] [ -s sleep ] [ -v ]

DESCRIPTION

ntp-wait waits until the locally running ntpd is in state 4 (synchronized). This could be useful at boot time, to delay the boot sequence until after "ntpd -g" has set the time.

OPTIONS

-f Force hard failure if state is unknown.
-n tries Number of tries before giving up (default 1000 = 10min+)
-s sleep Seconds to sleep between tries (default 6s = 10/min)
-v Be verbose.


Network Time Protocol NTPQ (8) October 7, 2006
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