[ntp:questions] ntp too agressive on clock changes

Rick Jones rick.jones2 at hp.com
Mon Apr 22 18:18:03 UTC 2013

Hal Murray <hal-usenet at ip-64-139-1-69.sjc.megapath.net> wrote:
> Things can get confused if your network connection is overloaded
> in one direction.  On my DSL link, I've seen delays of almost 4
> seconds.  If I'm doing a big download that can persist for a long
> time.

Sounds like an opportunity to experiement with bufferbloat mitigation

rick jones
It is not a question of half full or empty - the glass has a leak.
The real question is "Can it be patched?"
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