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Date:   Fri, 27 Apr 2018 20:57:53 +0530
From:   Jeffrin Thalakkottoor <>
To:     John Stultz <>
Cc:     Shuah Khan <>, Kees Cook <>,
        Anton Vorontsov <>,
        Colin Cross <>,
        Tony Luck <>,
        Thomas Gleixner <>,,,
        lkml <>
Subject: Re: possible BUG: selftest about raw_skew failed

I kind of ignored. i was not sure what that meant actually.

On Fri, Apr 27, 2018 at 3:03 AM, John Stultz <> wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 21, 2018 at 7:47 AM, Jeffrin Thalakkottoor
> <> wrote:
>> hello,
>> failure of a test in selftest:timers
>> selftests: raw_skew
>> ========================================
>> WARNING: ADJ_OFFSET in progress, this will cause inaccurate results
>> Estimating clock drift: 17.910(est) 16.820(act) [FAILED]
> So you're ignoring the warning above. If an ADJ_OFFSET operation is
> going on, ntpd (or something similar) is changing the clock, which
> will kill the estimated drift calculation.
> -john

software engineer
rajagiri school of engineering and technology

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