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

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Tue Aug 20 07:19:07 UTC 2013

David Woolley writes:
> On 19/08/13 10:29, Nikolai Orekhov wrote:
>> Imagine there's ntp server and reference clock. Reference clock
>> always has root distance equal to zero, so it will always be prefered
>> to ntp ( unless ntp has "prefer" keyword )
> As I remember it, root distance includes dispersion.

Yes, root distance includes dispersion.


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