[ntp:questions] Re: Question on abusive clients.

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid
Mon Dec 26 20:18:15 UTC 2005

David L. Mills wrote:
> David,
> You have forced the poll interval and time constant to 64 s. Should
> that source fail and the host switch to another source with poll
> interval clamped to 1024 s, the discipline loop is seriously
> undersampled and could well become unstable.
> Dave

Thanks, Dave.  It did prove a point for someone, but I've now set 
maxpoll=8, and removed any minpoll constraints.


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