[ntp:questions] Re: Reference Identifier

Morpheus spam at world.com
Sun Aug 3 16:59:40 UTC 2003


> right now, all the NTPv4 server set the reference identifier as the IPv4
> address of the primary ref (as it may seems) or, as said in RFC, the low
> order 32 bits (ie the fractional part, i'm i right?) of the latest
> transimt timestamp of the ref?

now i realize that i was wrong: NTPv4 servers DO NOT use tha ip address of
the reference, but what they use?

> BTW, if the NTPv4 server is doing right, what are exactly those 32 bits:
> the fractional part of the NTP timestamp of latest update from the
> reference source? the integral part?



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