[ntp:questions] Slow convergence of NTP with GPS/PPS

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Wed Oct 1 07:27:29 UTC 2008

David Woolley wrote:

> It will follow the normal transient response, which has a first zero 
> crossing which I believe is at about 39 minutes for phase (RFC 1305) and 
> rather longer for frequency).  I'm not sure, but it may well overshoot 

I think those figures are based on minpoll = 6.  If the reference clock 
accepts a shorter minpoll, the times may be correspondingly shorter.

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