[ntp:questions] Red Hat vote for chrony

Miroslav Lichvar mlichvar at redhat.com
Mon Dec 8 13:49:47 UTC 2014

On Mon, Dec 08, 2014 at 03:27:15AM +0000, William Unruh wrote:
> On 2014-12-07, Charles Swiger <cswiger at mac.com> wrote:
> > Yes, so chrony recommends using maxpoll=4 to the LAN, and not only to local refclocks.
> No, read the chrony docs. the default is maxpoll 10 minpoll 5. 

The default minpoll is 6 and maxpoll 10, exactly the same as in ntpd.

> That the faq as an example uses 2 and 4 is I agree stupid. It is faq. I
> have no idea who wrote it.

I wrote it. What exactly is wrong with poll 4 on a LAN?

Miroslav Lichvar

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