[ntp:questions] frequency adjusting only

maxime louvel m.louvel at gmail.com
Sun Apr 27 09:16:45 UTC 2008

On Sun, Apr 27, 2008 at 4:01 AM, Danny Mayer <mayer at ntp.isc.org> wrote:

> maxime louvel wrote:
> > - 10 usec is of course not for NFS, but I am also using NFS (no other
> > choice) and that was just an example to tell that I need to keep my
> > nodes
> > synchronised to real time, not just between them
> >
> > - I have no idea if the applications can be fixed, as they are not mine
> > and
> > I'm not in charge of them ;)
> >
> >
> Can you at least tell us what they are doing that require such
> synchronization? Without giving away any secrets of course. What is the
> risks if the clock steps back or forward? It's extreme rare after the first
> synchronization especially if these systems are on a LAN.

Sorry it's actually difficult for me to precise this topic for
confidentiality reason of course and also because I'm an intern and thus
there for a short period. Hence I don't know exactly why myself. This is
just one of the requirement of my project.

> Danny

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