[ntp:questions] Resolution and Precision (was: Using ntpdate -b SERVER shortly after SERVER boots)

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk
Tue Feb 13 17:22:10 UTC 2007


Richard B. gilbert wrote:
> David J Taylor wrote:
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>> From this, I would suggest:
>>
>> precision - degree of correctness
>>
>> resolution - accuracy of measurement
>>
>> Perhaps NTP has its own definitions?
>
> Indeed it does!  See RFC-1305 page 11.

Thanks, but I don't see page numbers here:

  http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc1305.html

Nor can I quickly see the definitions...

David 





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