[ntp:hackers] A stop-gap authenticated time service

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed Nov 11 08:32:05 UTC 2015

In message <20151111065510.GT11550 at localhost>, Miroslav Lichvar writes:

>What has changed significantly since the old days is the network
>jitter. It went down by orders of magnitude, so the Allan intercept is
>much shorter than before and ntpd is too slow now.

Do you have measurements to back this up, and if so, are they
representative of the median network paths rather than one particular
installation ?

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