time syncronization in erlang cluster

Peter-Henry Mander <>
Thu Jan 8 13:39:58 CET 2004


Hi,

What is the platform? If you're using a flavour of UNIX, you may wish to use NTP (network time protocol RFC 1305) and bypass Erlang for synchronisation. I imagine there are NTP clients and servers implemented for most platforms.

Pete.

On Thu, 8 Jan 2004 13:26:52 +0200
"Primanathan Reddy [ MTN - Innovation Centre ]" <> wrote:

> Hi!
> 
> I have a cluster of erlang nodes setup, and wish to synchronize the time on the nodes in the cluster,
> i.e i want to sync the values returned by now() on each node without having to restart the erlang runtime.
> 
> Any ideas if this can be done?
> 
> Alternatively, Is it possible to re-sync now() with the system time?
> 
> Thanks in advance 
> Primanathan Reddy
> 
> 
> 
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