[time] peer group
Tue Mar 13 17:13:11 UTC 2007
> > I run seven stratum2 pool servers on 3 different IP networks
> > within the same building. All of them are well connected. (100 Mbps)
> > However different HW platforms and temperature conditions produce
> > variable quality.
> > I wonder if forming peer groups offers some benefits or not.
> > How peering affects offset or other quality parameters?
> > Is it worth to work on it?
> Certainly it is worth configuring all of your local NTP servers to query each
> other as peers-- having at least 5 servers set up helps the NTP falseticker
> algorithm choose more stable clocks. It's not going to be a big problem if
> you don't set them up as peers, but it will help....
I'll play with it.
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