[ntp:questions] NTP architecture recommendation

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.not-this-bit.nor-this-bit.co.uk
Sat Aug 18 06:28:33 UTC 2007


George N. White III wrote:
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> During the first Gulf War the US had to increase the accuracy of GPS
> time because they ran short of military spec GPS's.  Soldiers were
> relying on consumer grade GPS's, so the first "emergency" was not a
> problem for GPS users.  Still, the capability is there and might be
> used accidently if not on purpose.

Does anyone know what the comparative GPS timing accuracies are in 
"precision" and "degraded" modes?

My feeling is that even "degraded" would still be within the 
microsecond.....

Thanks,
David 





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