[rabbitmq-discuss] Age of message

Michael Klishin mklishin at gopivotal.com
Fri Mar 21 12:51:48 GMT 2014

On 21 Mar 2014, at 16:46, cw storm <cwstorm at gmail.com> wrote:

> So you're saying that the OS has to sync with the NTP server.  Once that's confirm, then the message property of "timestamp" can be use to compare to the local time on the client server, right?

After that you still can get inaccurate times from some machines but the possibility
of that is greatly reduced. Syncing over NTP happens periodically. For a lot of apps,
syncing once every few hours is good enough.


Software Engineer, Pivotal/RabbitMQ

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