[time] server unreachable, score negative

Laurence Skinner ljntp
Mon Nov 20 20:48:20 UTC 2006


From: "Rob Janssen" <rob at knoware.nl>

> Last night my ADSL connection failed just after I went to bed.  When I 
> noticed it this morning, it had been down for about 9 hours.
> In that time, my score dropped from 20 to -57
> It has been up for about 12 hours since then, but the score is still at 
> -4 and slowly climbing back.
> 
> Is that normal?  Should the score not be clipped at zero?

Yep, sounds about right.  The score stops at -100 if I remember correctly.

This graph shows how slowly the score climbs back again:

http://www.pool.ntp.org/scores/132.214.200.120

Laurence



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