[ntp:questions] pps breaks when nmea is enabled for ntpd

David Lord snews at lordynet.org
Mon Jun 17 23:12:27 UTC 2013


Richard Cagley wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 2:27 AM, David Lord <snews at lordynet.org> wrote:
> 
>> When I tried with Ubuntu a few years ago I had to install
>> an extra package I think it was "ppskit" or similar name.
>>
> 
> you do have a /dev/pps0 device correct? It's not clear to me whether the
> NMEA driver makes this device handle or it needs to be in place before I
> start ntpd.

 From memory, I created symlinks to the serial port and pps
didn't work but I must have already seen reference to ppskit
and that was as easy to install as any other supported
package and gave working pps.


David



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