[ntp:questions] total roundtrip delay + synch distance

Drk Ryan ryandrk at hotmail.com
Wed Sep 3 20:10:06 UTC 2003


The NTP packet header includes a 'Synchronisation Distance' field
which is described as indicating the total roundtrip delay to the
primary reference source.

For the case of a machine operating at stratum-3 does the primary
reference source refer to the stratum-2 machine or the
root(stratum-0)?



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