[ntp:questions] Re: Laptop

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.isc.org
Mon Mar 13 02:13:19 UTC 2006

> Harlan Stenn wrote:
> > I have often done what you describe.
> > 
> > Run ntpd with a local refclock (at stratum 10).

> No, you only do this is there are other systems dependant on this one.
> If it's standalone don't do this.

I agree it is definitely needed if there are other dependant systems,
I'm not sure if it is a *bad* idea if it's standalone.  The fact that it
is a laptop may have a bearing (power saving or CPU speed changes come
to mind).


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