[ntp:questions] selection between ntp server and reference clock

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Mon Aug 19 13:09:04 UTC 2013

On 2013-08-19, Nikolai Orekhov <nowhere at mail.ru> wrote:

> So, reference clock could have any dispersion less then 16000 to be
> selected. For example, imagine that GPS receiver just appeared from
> nowhere, has only one element in filter and dispersion of about 7900. 

Time sources are not considered until 4 data samples are collected.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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