[CentOS] CentOS Hardware clock time setting.

Mon Dec 2 11:24:18 UTC 2013
Rajagopal Swaminathan <raju.rajsand at gmail.com>


On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 4:37 PM, Anand Singh <anandsing at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I would like to sync my CentOS 6.3 hardware clock time to my NTP
> server's time. Can I do that without reboot the hosts?
> If yes, it would be great if anyone of you can provide me steps to do that.
> I am newbie in CentOS.

ntpdate <ntp-server-name>

service ntpd restart

Before doing ntpdate adjust the clock to within a minute of network time.

Otherwise it will take some time to adjust.