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