[ntp:questions] Windows - Seven Days Later
WD at US-Webmasters.com
Thu Oct 7 20:59:14 UTC 2004
At 15:30 10/7/2004, Jerry Baker, wrote:
>I have made several postings about how NTP is having a real problem
>remaining stable. I now have a little more than a weeks worth of data
>graphed with MRTG available. Perhaps I am expecting too much from NTP,
>but it looks to me like there is something critically wrong with NTP's
>operation on the Windows platform (SNTP clients with no stepping keep
>Take a look at http://jerbaker.dhs.org/ntp/
I am willing to take your word that you are having problems.
I just got a box working running NTP. It is keeping time
extremely accurately. I am running FreeBSD on an older
computer. It's possible to get microsecond accuracy on an
old 486, if you have a GPS antenna. The operating
system is important. I recommend FreeBSD.
I am putting together a How To to install NTP on FreeBSD.
It will be ready in a day or so. Let me know if you are
So, I recommend you grab an old 486, load it with FreeBSD
(http://www.US-Webmasters.com/FreeBSD/Install/) and install
Start Here to Find It Fast! -> http://www.US-Webmasters.com/best-start-page/
$8.77 Domain Names -> http://domains.us-webmasters.com/
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