[ntp:questions] Re: System clock
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sat Oct 8 09:44:19 UTC 2005
At 12:40 PM +0530 2005-10-08, SivaKumar Subramani wrote:
> The requirement is to run a separate clock by the NTP process, which has
> all the capability of system clock processing ( Simulator of a system
> clock all together).
As we've said before, NTP doesn't work this way. There is no way
to make NTP work this way.
> Any comments on this requirement further. I hope the requirement is
> now.I'm looking for suggestion and design input to implement system clock
> processing in the user space program.
You are fundamentally barking up the wrong tree. Either drop the
requirement for a separate clock, or find a protocol and an
implementation that are more suitable to your needs.
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