[ntp:questions] iburst

David L. Mills mills at udel.edu
Tue Nov 28 14:39:38 UTC 2006


I regret that you disapprove of my cultural mail style. I haven't 
changed in 25 years and don't intend to change now. As for the comment 
on frequency units, I thought that a useful clarification as the thread 
developed. If you find my style offensive, you are invited to add me to 
your blacklist. I will of course refrain from answering any mail from you.


David Woolley wrote:
> In article <ekflvj$8cf$1 at scrotar.nss.udel.edu>,
> David L. Mills <mills at udel.edu> wrote:
>>The units recorded in the frequency file are in precise 
>>parts-per-million (PPM) maintained to a precision of parts-per-billion 
>>(PPB). Properly calibrated, it makes an excellent room thermometer, fire 
>>alarm and fan tattletale.
> I'm well aware of this, but I cannot see how it is relevant to what I
> just wrote, and, as you top posted and failed to trim, I don't
> even know which of my points you thought it was relevant to!

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