[ntp:questions] Getting PPS on a modern rack-mounted server?

Brian Utterback brian.utterback at sun.com
Mon Jun 2 15:43:30 UTC 2008


David L. Mills wrote:
> John,
> 
> The PPSAPI was designed so that any serial device, including the 
> console, could be used for the DCD signal. Our problem with Sun Netras 
> is that the DCD signal is not supported. Something like a SIIG serial 
> card should work just fine.

Could you elaborate. Which model of Netra? Are you saying that the 
model of Netra you are talking about has a serial port, but that 
serial port does not have DCD connected?

Brian Utterback




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