[ntp:questions] New to NTP on Linux

David J Taylor david-taylor at invalid.com
Tue Nov 2 10:22:41 UTC 2004


Dusty Bin wrote:
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> The issue with both Linux and Windows is that the timekeeping is
> rubbish (about +/- 80mS over periods of a few days, and time1 set to
> around 0.6 seconds).

http://www.david-taylor.myby.co.uk/mrtg/daily_ntp.html

The top three graphs show what can be achieved with Windows, and the 
bottom graph shows how some software can upset Windows 2000!  Yes, 80ms is 
not good.

Cheers,
David 





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