[ntp:questions] Speed of ntp convergence

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Thu Nov 6 09:52:45 UTC 2008

Hal Murray wrote:
>>Note, if you are running gps, why have a poll level 6? The recommendation
>>for ref- clocks is poll level 4?
> Where/who does that recommendation come from?

I don't have seen this recommendation on the internet, but from our
experience with the devices we sell initial convergence against a built-in
refclock is indeed very much faster if the poll intervall is clamped down
to 4.

Martin Burnicki

Meinberg Funkuhren
Bad Pyrmont

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