[ntp:questions] Speed of ntp convergence
David J Taylor
david-taylor at blueyonder.neither-this-part.nor-this-bit.co.uk
Thu Nov 6 10:32:40 UTC 2008
Martin Burnicki wrote:
> David J Taylor wrote:
> As mentioned in another reply, AFAIR older versions of the NTP daemon
> did converge quite a bit faster than recent versions.
>> version="ntpd 4.2.0-a Sun May 8 06:01:21 UTC 2005 (1)"
> Now the question is how a recent version of ntpd would converge on
> this machine.
An intersting point, Martin. As it took about 5 hours overnight to
re-compile the kernel on that system, and as I know very little of
FreeBSD, I am unlikely to change it in the near future. Particularly if
What I would actually like to have is a small PC (perhaps even an adapted
router or something like that) which had a serial port and Ethernet port
so that I could retire the Pentium 133MHz system for good. Something like
the ASUS displayless EEE box:
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