[ntp:questions] What is the NTP recovery time from 16s step in GPS server?

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Tue Oct 30 20:06:38 UTC 2012

David Taylor wrote:
> On 30/10/2012 17:57, David Woolley wrote:

> Thanks, David.  Do you think that it would still be 20 minutes when the 
> clock in question is being polled every 16 seconds?

The starting point, without using tinker stepout, is 15 minutes.  To 
that you have to add the time to get a best sample with the new time, 
and, possibly, the time to reload the sample FIFO.

This is certainly the case for external sources.  I think it is true for 
reference clocks.

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