[ntp:questions] NTP architecture recommendation
jason at extremeoverclocking.com
Sun Aug 19 02:03:02 UTC 2007
Oooo... Ahhh... :)
Satellites don't tell you where you are... They only tell you where they are
at a certain point in time. Your receiver has to do the math to determine
its location based on the time it takes for the signals to reach you.
> Well, time is certainly one of the four variables that a four satellite
> fix gives you, the others being latitude, longitude, and elevation, but
> I don't see that time is in any way equal to position! UTC is the same
> in Paris, New York, and Los Angeles and those three positions are in no
> way equal!
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