[ntp:questions] Re: Good GPS for attic?

David Schwartz davids at webmaster.com
Sat Feb 12 03:33:44 UTC 2005


"Ivor Jones" <ivor at despammed.invalid> wrote in message 
news:3756qnF59phskU1 at individual.net...

> "John Pettitt" <jpp at cloudview.com> wrote in message 
> news:2z8Pd.6438$m31.77523 at typhoon.sonic.net...

>> I have a clock on the wall that's WWV has a WWV sync - but you really 
>> can't get microsecond accuracy 24/7 for $85 from WWV.    In the end it's 
>> really just about being a geek and loving it.  :-)
>
> True enough, but how many people really need *microsecond* accuracy..?!

    It's not about need. In any event, if you're trying to synchronize the 
log files on multiple computers or measure the time it takes a packet to 
cross a city, you need accuracy measured in the low milliseconds.

    DS





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