[ntp:questions] Windows - Seven Days Later

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Wed Oct 13 00:45:58 UTC 2004


"David J Taylor" <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk> wrote in message news:<xXq9d.4732$xb.707 at text.news.blueyonder.co.uk>...
> Harlan Stenn wrote:
> > The odds are Really Good that there is an interrupt service issue in
> > your OS and there is nothing ntpd can do about that.
> >
> > H
> 
> In view of the reports of this problem on many OSes, isn't there something 
> which could be done to detect such missing interrupts?
> 

Not through ntp. This is a Windows internal problem. You'd need to
know the Windows internals throw in some hooking functions to see
what's being called, etc. It would not be easy to figure out and
even then there is almost certainly nothing that ntp could do.

Danny

> Cheers,
> David



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