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

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Mon Feb 7 22:25:21 UTC 2005

Folkert van Heusden wrote:

>>>When I switch on my DCF77 receiver, my ntp-server suddenly gets very 
>>>(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.
>Look closely, it is there! It actuall is half the graph.
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Netscape v7.2 does not display the blue line!  Internet Explorer does 
display the blue line.  It also displays an initial spike to about 500 
ms that Netscape does not.

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