time syncronization in erlang cluster

Peter-Henry Mander erlang@REDACTED
Thu Jan 8 13:39:58 CET 2004


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.


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