[ntp:questions] Re: NTP timestamp format

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Mon Apr 24 23:25:57 UTC 2006


Franz wrote:

> Richard,
> thanks for the explanation. In theory it's clear now :)
> 
> Is my calculation correct, when I multiply microseconds with (1000 /
> 233) * 2^32 for decoding it in NTP format? (In this way I understood
> the NTP FAQ 5.1.2.3.)
> So for 250 millisec it would be 4608334008583
> 
> For vice versa I would multiply the NTP fraction part with 2^-32 and
> then multiply it with 0.233
> 
> Am I correct with these calculations?
> 
> Thanks, Franz
> 

I haven't a clue!  What do you think you are calculating and why are you 
doing it?




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