[ntp:questions] how to have offset < 1ms

nemo_outis abc at xyz.com
Thu Apr 15 16:25:19 UTC 2010

unruh <unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca> wrote in
news:slrnhseb9j.bs6.unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca: 

>> If the ACEB box is performing to spec the OP has no need for GPS or
>> radio as a timekeeping source (although those might well improve his 
>> timekeeping, I provisionally accept his lax criterion that the
>> single- source ACEB box is "good enough" for his purposes). 
>> Accordingly, his core problem is distributing that ACEB signal (or
>> one derived from it) - a network problem.
> No, it may be a network problem, it may be a problem with the box. ...

Note the opening exclusionary condition in my paragraph above.  Given that 
condition the problem IS a network one (or poltergeists :-)

> Ie, if the ACEB box is itself failing, no network fixing is going to
> help. 

True (and well worth checking out in the real world) -  but contrary to the 
exclusionary condition in my paragraph.


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