[ntp:questions] clockvar output from PPS

Alby VA albyva at empire.org
Tue Feb 21 15:53:07 UTC 2012

 Oh crap.. That was me.   lol

  Now I see my mistake. Time to break out the soldering iron for a

On Feb 21, 10:35 am, "David J Taylor" <david-
tay... at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid> wrote:
> "Alby VA" <alb... at empire.org> wrote in message
> news:05874738-7984-4ff4-98d0-be8c6ad369e3 at eb6g2000vbb.googlegroups.com...
> []
> > With your Sure GPS showing "PPS Clock Discipline", what does your
> > ntp.conf file look like? I ask, because if I list == server
> > ==
> > I don't get anything (even though I did the soldering per
> >http://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/Sure-GPS.htm
> If you are the person who recently posted a photo of the board
> modifications you made, it appeared that the lead which is supposed to go
> through the board, through the hole for the connector marked "J2", was in
> fact soldered to that through-plated hole, which would short it to ground,
> and give no DCD and hence no PPS output.
> If you aren't that person, or if the soldering has been redone, things
> should be OK.  You can check for the DCD line being correctly wired by
> looking for flashes with my Serial port LEDs program (you will need to
> stop NTP to run this).
>  http://www.satsignal.eu/software/net.htm#SerialPortLEDs
> Look for a brief flash on the DCD LED every second.
> Cheers,
> David

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