[ntp:questions] Re: dcf77 receiver makes ntp unstable? (drift and offset get jumpy)

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Mon Feb 7 21:21:19 UTC 2005


At 3:54 PM -0500 2005-02-07, Richard B. Gilbert quoted Folkert van Heusden:

>>When I switch on my DCF77 receiver, my ntp-server suddenly gets 
>>very unstable:
>>http://keetweej.vanheusden.com/ntp_graph.png
>>(the blue line indicates start of DCF77 receiver).
>>Running ntpq 4.2.0a at 1.1190-r on a P-III (1GHz) with Linux (2.6.9).
>
>  I don't see any blue line on that graph.  Red and green but not blue.

	It's the long flat thing around 100, well above the jumpy red and 
green lines.

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