[Dovecot] Time just moved backwards

Chaos Engine haos.engine at gmail.com
Wed Apr 18 00:40:24 EEST 2007

2007/4/17, Michal Soltys <nozo at ziu.info>:
> Chaos Engine wrote:
> >
> > Of course my onboard clock is constantly off by more than 5 secs.
> > I don't want
> > to abandon time synchronization and I want to use dovecot. Maybe a
> > -HUP signal would do? What do you propose?
> >
> >
> Not too long ago there was a similar question. You can simply recompile
> dovecot with one of the defines changed to whatever is going to suit you
> (putting aside that ">constantly off by 5 sec" is just ... strange).

Thank you all for responses. I probably drop rdate and use some ntp client.
Or I expireiment with hwclock and /etc/adjtime.
The problem with rdate arises after some version bump and I thought this
method was pretty safe and correct

Chaos greets U

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