[ntp:questions] Re: GPS PCI-Express for FreeBSD recommendations?

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.isc.org
Thu Aug 24 21:58:06 UTC 2006

>>> In article <12es59r9efr665 at corp.supernews.com>, "Jeff W. Boote" <boote at internet2.edu> writes:

Jeff> The bc637PCI-U looks interesting - but the refclock driver patch has
Jeff> not been integrated into even the last development version of
Jeff> ntp. (And with this many systems - we really want to minimize locally
Jeff> applied patches to any of the software.)

Oh, I see it now, http://ntp.isc.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=421 .

I'll check with Rob and see if it's ready to go.

Jeff> The Meinberg GPS169PCI also looked interesting, but I have not yet
Jeff> been able to determine if it would be supported on FreeBSD.

If Meinberg is not in a position to test this themselves and we can get a
card, I have FreeBSD machine where a developer can test it.


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