[ntp:questions] ntp & system without a rtc
david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Tue May 14 06:59:28 UTC 2013
Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
> NTPD is NOT designed for fast convergence. From start up to get the
> minutes correct, NTPD will need about thirty minutes! To get the best
> time you are going to get, you will need to wait for about ten hours!
Convergence to within 128ms should take a lot less than that. With
iburst, I believe it should be less than one minute.
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