[ntp:questions] what does meinberg graph of peerstats file mean

Ron Frazier (NTP) timekeepingntplist at c3energy.com
Thu Mar 8 17:39:14 UTC 2012

On 3/8/2012 12:06 PM, David J Taylor wrote:
> "Ron Frazier (NTP)" <timekeepingntplist at c3energy.com> wrote in message 
> news:4F58ADC8.2000704 at c3energy.com...
>> I just recently turned on peerstats collection.  Then, I went to the 
>> Meinburg server monitor statistics screen and graphed the peerstats 
>> file.  However, I don't know what the graph means.  What does a graph 
>> of offset and frequency mean when the source is a peerstats file, 
>> particularly if there are multiple internet servers involved.
>> Sincerely,
>> Ron
> Looking at the drop-down list in the Meinberg NTP Time Server Monitor, 
> I see only Loopstats mentioned (in addition to *.*).  This suggests to 
> me that only loopstats files can be analysed.
> Cheers,
> David

Double click on a peerstats file that's in the same directory.  It will 
produce a graph.  I'm just not totally sure what it means.




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