systemd-timesyncd Dead - Network Time Synchronization

Hugo Almeida

Jul 15, 2019

I have a problem with my Proxmox Mail Gateway, the service (systemd-timesyncd) is not going up, and no syslog is issued an error message all the time (pmg-smtp-filter [1121]: ERROR: RRD error: rrdcached @ unix: /var/run/rrdcached.sock: Illegal attempt to update using time 1569856314.000000 when last update time is 1814828942.000000 (one second minimum step)

Please help me solve this problem.

Thanks in advance for your attention.


Hugo Almeida
This is due to the clock not being set correctly on the machine in the past.

The clock seems to have been set to a time in Sep. 2027 - and is now set correctly

This message will not go away - unless your remove the rrd-file (and thus lose the historic data in the GUI-Graphs)

I hope this helps


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