[ntp:questions] Regarding NTP configuration ntp.conf

Evandro Menezes evandro at mailinator.com
Tue Dec 22 18:47:46 UTC 2009

On Dec 17, 4:36 pm, ober... at es.net (Kevin Oberman) wrote:
> I will say that having two servers is probably the worst case. You
> really want three, five, or seven.

Actually, one wants "3x + 1" (Byzantine fault-tolerance) servers in
order to out vote "x" bad servers, i.e., 4, 7, 10, etc.

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