[ntp:questions] PPS problem

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Fri Apr 4 07:55:36 UTC 2014

Dowd, Greg wrote:
> Why not?  You really want to as the network entries will do iburst
> and get selected before your refclock does and force some clock
> stepping before settling down.  I usually use maxpoll 4 as well.  The
> decreased jitter in the local signal makes higher poll rates both
> valid and useful.

I'd also suggest to use iburst also for refclocks. However, if I 
remember correctly then at least some refclock drivers are acting anyway 
as if iburst had been specified.

Martin Burnicki

Meinberg Funkuhren
Bad Pyrmont

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