[ntp:questions] Re: Question about synchronizing client and server clock

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Tue Jan 6 14:25:05 UTC 2004

"David J Taylor" <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.not-this-bit> wrote in message news:<EDwKb.8027$dD2.80248957 at news-text.cableinet.net>...
> "Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote in message
> news:rIydnQ8x0aeVrmeiRVn-tA at comcast.com...
> > Well, you could start by downloading the NTP-4.2.0 distribution from
> > www.ntp.org and reading the documentation.  There is a Windows port of
> > the code but I have never built, installed or configured it.
> []
> There is no need to build - it comes with ready-to-use files for Windows
> NT, 2000 and XP (the same executables run on all of these OSs).
> I do agree with you about 1 millisecond being much more likely to be
> achievable than 1 microsecond.
> David

In this case, I would strongly suggest that he does build it himself since
he needs to understand how it works in order to do this project and running
in debug mode is the best way to learn about it.


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