[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Xen-users] NTP service in DomU

On Wed, Jul 04, 2007 at 11:37:07AM +0200, Jordi Espasa Clofent wrote:
> > well, you're right. It's not possible to have
> > independent ntp clients running in your domU's because
> > you only have one physical harware clock, right? ;)
>  It seems is possible with independent_wallclock parameter in /proc/sys/xen
> > And I can't really understand your argumentation about having
> > serveral domU's "around  the world"? In that case, don't you have
> > also several dom0's arrounf the world at that places?
>  Imagine that environment: several VPS for client who are in differents 
>  locations around the world.
>  A real example is: my hosts are in Spain but I've several clients in 
>  south-america; some of them want to sync their VPS with their own time, not 
>  with spanish-time.

Unless they live in a different world with a different rotation period,
that shouldn't be a problem.

In your specific case, the clients would only have to configer a correct
timezone, with the hardware clock configured as in UTC.


Attachment: pgpjvwVkeR0bU.pgp
Description: PGP signature

Xen-users mailing list



Lists.xenproject.org is hosted with RackSpace, monitoring our
servers 24x7x365 and backed by RackSpace's Fanatical Support®.