[ntp:questions] PPSkit patch questions
wiu09524 at pc5234.rz.uni-regensburg.de
Mon Aug 18 14:15:07 UTC 2003
Jeff Mock <jeff-ml at mock.com> writes:
> There are two different linux kernel patches for PPS support. There
> is a standalone patch file for 2.4.20:
> There is also the PPSkit that contains the file patch-2.4.20:
> These two patches are very similar but have differences. What's
> the deal with these two patches? Which is the correct one for use
> for locking a machine to a PPS source with NTP?
(back online with new client and news-server, bugs are possible)
Usually the PPSkit is the official patch. The patch in question may be
a pre-release version, or some test version. Hot-fixes are usually
additive and thus quite short.
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