timedsetup - Performs initial setup of the time server
The timedsetup command is an interactive script that can
be used to perform initial time service configuration for
By default, timed does not start at boot time. The timedsetup
script asks if you want the timed daemon to be
started at boot time, and prompts you for any options to
pass to the timed daemon whenever it is invoked. The
script then starts the timed daemon.
For more information on the timed options, see the
timed(8) reference page.
The timed daemon is provided for compatibility. Tru64
UNIX also provides support for the Network Time Protocol
(NTP) through the xntpd daemon, which is the recommended
method of time synchronization. If your system is configured
to run NTP, the timedsetup command passes the -E and
-M options to the timed daemon by default.
If you plan to run both the timed daemon and NTP, you
should configure NTP first.
In configurations with two or more hosts each connected to
the same two or more subnetworks, only one of the host can
run the timed with the -M option.
Specifies the command pathname The timed startup and shutdown
script Specifies timed parameters pertinent to a specific
Commands: timed(8), xntpd(8)
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