[ntp:questions] ntp clients out of sync with server
kostecke at ntp.org
Mon Nov 24 22:49:23 UTC 2008
On 2008-10-28, David Woolley <david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid> wrote:
> If you have any w32time servers upstream of you, please note that
> w32time doesn't honour the maximum distance heuristic, so will report a
> low stratum number even when the root dispersion is impossibly high,
> because the server hasn't been synchronised for many days, e.g we have
> one in the office that is reporting stratum three, even though it has
> not been synchronised for so long that the time is almost 7 seconds out.
The OP's time island clearly does not use any instances of w32time.
Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/
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