[ntp:questions] Re: Is compression of the NTP negotiation possible?
hmurray at suespammers.org
Sat Jan 17 09:19:21 UTC 2004
[connected via dialup 2 hours out of 24]
> You probably don't want to use 'ntp'. It's not really designed for this
>type of application. You could just run 'ntpdate' right after you connect.
I agree, but what would you do if you had those constraints
and wanted to run a ntp like program?
Running ntpdate whenever you connect doesn't do anything to correct for
the normal/static/average drift. You should be able to correct for
most of it if you get connected occasionally.
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