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

John Howells John.Howells at marconi.com
Wed Jan 7 13:36:53 UTC 2004

Danny Mayer wrote:
> John Howells <John.Howells at marconi.com> wrote in message news:<3FFA73EA.56613496 at marconi.com>...
> > Terje Mathisen wrote:
> >
> > > NT's _ftime counts 100 ns intervals, starting from 1600 (?),
> >
> > 1st January 1601. Although I do not believe it is stated anywhere,
> See the following URL:
> http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/sysinfo/base/file_times.asp
> which documents it. I had to deal with this issue during BIND 9
> development
> so I knew the answer and had seen the documentation.

By chopping my quote you make it look, presumably unintentionally, as
though I am saying that MS do not document the origin. The continuation
of the sentence you have chopped makes clear this is not the case, and
that what I believe they do not document is the reason for the origin.

John Howells

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