ntp-wait [-v] [-f] [-n num_tries ] [-s time ]
A Perl script that reports whether the local ntpd has synchronized yet. Returns 0 if synchronized; 1 if not.
Causes ntp-wait to return 1 if an indeterminate result is received from ntpd ; otherwise , ntp-wait returns 0.
Specifies the number of times to try for a successful result before quitting. Defaults to 1000 .
Specifies the number of seconds between tries . Defaults to 6 .
Enables verbose output to standard output.