[ntp:questions] 1PPS signal on Solaris 10

Wolfgang S. Rupprecht wolfgang.rupprecht+gnus200705 at gmail.com
Tue May 22 06:38:37 UTC 2007

"Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> writes:
> About the only way to get a serial port these days is to buy a
> machine that has one!  Most PCs come with ONE serial port (9 pin)
> and ONE parallel port.  The electronics are part of the mother
> board.

Luckily Fry's still has those dumb PCI serial ports from companies
like SIIG.  Those $10 serial ports work great for ntpd PPS sources.
(Well for xxxBSD based OS's that is.  I'm still waiting for my penguin
to learn to blink once per second.)

Wolfgang S. Rupprecht                http://www.wsrcc.com/wolfgang/
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