[ntp:questions] Re: Time Server with programmable offset
Richard B. Gilbert
rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Tue Feb 21 17:30:50 UTC 2006
Stuart.Cocks at vega.co.uk wrote:
> I am trying to obtain some information about available Time Servers
> for a hardware configuration with little success and I would appreciate
> any available information.
> We are looking to use a Time Server synchronised to a GPS antenna but
> with a variable offset provided via a programmatical interface from an
> application based around C. We then want to run IRIG-B based outputs
> (12) and NTP outputs from this across the network. I have the following
> 1) Can anyone recommend a Time Server that allows such an offset via
> a suitable programmatical interface.
> 2) Assuming you can, I assume I would then need some sort of IRIG-B
> switch to enable the required number of outputs. Is this correct ?
> Any help would be much appreciated,
Why do you want an offset? What problem are you trying to solve?
I don't know of any such timeservers and I have to wonder why anybody
would want one! I mean why go to all the trouble of getting the
correct time and then munging so it's incorrect?
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