[ntp:questions] OT Re: SNTP and requirement 1PPS signal
clear at alum.mit.edu
Wed Mar 15 22:53:47 UTC 2006
> RFC 2030 says:
> It is strongly recommended that SNTP be used only at the extremities
> of the synchronization subnet. SNTP clients should operate only at
> the leaves (highest stratum) of the subnet and in configurations
> where no NTP or SNTP client is dependent on another SNTP client for
> synchronization. SNTP servers should operate only at the root
> (stratum 1) of the subnet and then only in configurations where no
> other source of synchronization other than a reliable radio or modem
> time service is available.
Is it just me or has "subnet" taken on a new meaning in this RFC?
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