[ntp:questions] Strange timestamps in ntp packets

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Thu Nov 13 08:01:34 UTC 2008

Unruh wrote:

> looks at it because only one timestamp is relevant.  On the return,
> the reference  timestamp is garbage, again becaue the client has not yet
> filled it in which it will do when it receives the return from the server. 

Reference timestamp is set by the server; it is the last time that it 
got a (used?) incoming sample.

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