Ubuntu failes to sync time

In case local time is not being synchronized with a NTP server and:

returns something like:

The ‚conditionFile is executable’ line means there’s a unfulfilled dependency and /usr/sbin/VboxService file is blocking timesync.

We can check what package the file belongs to by running:

As you can see, this file is needed so I will just remove the executable flag and try to restart the timesync service:

Now, let’s see the status of: