[ntp:questions] Re: Clock drift problems
hmurray at suespammers.org
Mon Jan 19 17:50:50 UTC 2004
>Obviously, the solution is to regularly resync the RTC to the hardware
>clock, or to some time standard on the net. Do it regularly enough,
>and there will not be too much accumulated drift.
Or you could fix the software so that it doesn't miss interrupts.
Most systems I've worked on don't have that problem. I could
provoke it on this box with a lot of disk activity. That was
before I switched the disk drivr to use DMA.
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