[ntp:questions] Re: isolated network + accuracy
bg at lysator.liu.se
Tue Dec 14 00:48:08 UTC 2004
"Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> writes:
> Using an internet server as a time source will almost certainly not
> allow you to achieve 1ms accuracy! 10ms accuracy is possible over the
> internet but cannot be guaranteed.
I get sub 1ms time from internet servers.
> 1ms accuracy is a very high standard and quite difficult to meet. I
> don't believe that Windows is capable of it. Linux may not be
> either. Some flavors of Unix are capable, at least in principle. I
> believe that Solaris is. I lack sufficient recent experience with
> other flavors of Unix to offer an informed opinion.
My Linux computers shows no problem reaching below 1ms.
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