[ntp:questions] Re: ntpd server on Linux/Debian with SPARC Sun Blade 100

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Sun Oct 22 03:23:30 UTC 2006


Rob van der Putten wrote:
> Hi there
> 
> 
> Olivier Bornet wrote:
> 
>> Thanks for the link. If setting the HZ don't resolve my problem, I will
>> try to adjust the drift.
> 
> AFAIK NTP can't handle asymmetrical link speeds. So if you have a busy
> ADSL link or a SDSL link with an asymmetrical load, NTPD gets the delay
> over the line wrong.

Actually it can. IIRC it's one of the fudge parameters. The hard part is
figuring out the adjustment to put in.

Danny



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