[ntp:questions] peers with high offset on Intel Quad Core running Windows 2003

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Wed Aug 20 07:43:41 UTC 2008

David Woolley wrote:

> That's quite old.  I'm not sure that it has all the hacks to improve 
> performance on Windows.

Note that one of those hacks which may or may not be in that version is 
forcing the use of multimedia timers.  This is a mixed blessing, as it 
can result in lost clock interrupts if you have high latency drivers, 
e.g. IDE in programmed mode.

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