[ntp:questions] Isolated Network Drift Problem

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Fri Nov 21 22:00:20 UTC 2008

Unruh wrote:

> ??? Why would they be that high? The clients are surely all getting their
> time from that one master, and their stratum should be one higher. Also who
> cares what stratum he declares his master to be. If he reallynever goes to
> the net, he could make it stratum 1 for all ntp cares. 

I think the theory is that what he says now may not be what his 
successor does in the future.

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