[ntp:questions] Re: Garmin 18lvc working (finally!)

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk
Thu Mar 30 15:22:00 UTC 2006


Thomas Schulz wrote:
> In article <slrne2mk9h.2fr.crichmon at localhost.localdomain>,
> <crichmon at localhost.localdomain> wrote:
>> In article <1143651243.865074.176790 at e56g2000cwe.googlegroups.com>,
>> jkline wrote:
>>> good spot.  Not surprisingly, that was on my roof.  Now ntpd never
>>> switches from the gps.
>>
>> I sort of figured that.  The bad part is that the roof is 2 stories
>> up
>> and I don't like heights.  I'm also a little worried about having to
>> extend the cable.  I'm powering off a USB port at the moment.
>>
>> Thx, Chris
>>
>
> What kind of a building are you in?  It the roof is not metal and
> there is an attic, you could try it there.

Worth a try - certainly.  Although I found that, while my GPS-12 with an 
add-on active antenna worked fine indoors under the eaves, the GPS-18 LVC 
with no extra antenna /had/ to be out of doors.  It was a little 
disappointing.

David 





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