[ntp:questions] remote NTP server

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Thu Jun 26 02:49:58 UTC 2008

On 2008-06-25, kvdh <kvonderheydt at whoi.edu> wrote:

> Is it possible, (even practical) to configure a server as part of an
> autonomous, system nothing more than a GPS receiver providing PPS
> but with no connection to any part of the global "network"

Yes. I've done it with a Soekris NET4801 ($231) and a Garmin GPS-18LVC

> and if so what is a minimally resourced single board computer up to
> the task of serving NTP to half a dozen other similar machines?

The Soekris NET4501 ($173) ought to be up to the task:


Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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