Using ntpdate(8) and UK time servers

Wood, Richard rich
Mon Sep 27 08:45:13 BST 1999


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Ovens [mailto:mark at dogma.freebsd-uk.eu.org]
> Sent: 26 September 1999 23:57

> Given that my PC is standalone and not permanently connected to
> the 'net would simply making the ntpdate binary setuid be a solution?

It's what I did, and it works correctly. It's probably not the ideal
solution, but on a single user standalone system there isn't much risk
involved with setting the binary setuid.

Rich
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Work: rich at ruh-bath.swest.nhs.uk, rich at systemagic.co.uk






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