[ntp:questions] Re: Windows timekeeping - sudden degradation- why?

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid
Mon Dec 5 11:44:20 UTC 2005

Eugen COCA wrote:
> And, with your permission, how about doing the following test. Add
> this line: "server ntp1.ptb.de minpoll 6 maxpoll 6 prefer" in your
> ntp.conf file and remove the old prefer-ed server. Restart the
> service and allow several hours to see the behaviour.

I may try that later, once I see how this new version behaves.  It is 
still reporting much higher jitter (5 - 10 ms) for servers on the LAN than 
the other PCs also on the same, small LAN running off the same ntp 


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