[ntp:questions] help with setting up NTP on windows with a USB GPS

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Thu Nov 26 23:35:53 UTC 2009

jack wrote:
> I am trying to setup NTP on Windows XP with a USB GPS at "COM1". I can

You are making life difficult.  Without PPS, GPS has poor accuracy, and 
potentially high jitter.  USB adds a lot of extra jitter.  Windows is 
not the best platform for time keeping.

> I installed the Meinberg NTP server and then overwrote ntpd.exe with

Meinberg don't do an NTP server, they do a Windows installer for the 
reference version of ntpd.

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