[ntp:questions] Re: NTP to sync clocks on an Isolated Local Network (UTC not relevant)

Chris Richmond - MD6-FDC ~ crichmon at filc9283.fm.intel.com
Fri Sep 1 18:31:33 UTC 2006


In article <1157113808.669366.222710 at 74g2000cwt.googlegroups.com>,
 duncan.perrett at elekta.com writes:
>My application will be safety critical so if any microprocessor fails
>then the whole system has to move to a safe state/reset/shut down.
>Therefore I can't see any advantage in using more than one clock as the
>reference clock.  I don't mind depending on a single machine!

Esp. for a safety system, aren't you worried about correlating events
logged to real time?  Why can't you use a GPS?  Then you have accurate
time without an internet connection.

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 Chris Richmond         | I don't speak for Intel & vise versa    




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