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

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Sat Oct 25 09:46:02 UTC 2008

David J Taylor wrote:

> Isn't the 128ms a worst-case estimate, because NTP would set the time by 
> stepping initially if the appropriate parameter is specified?  Wouldn't 
> the initial offset then be near zero?

I meant the largest representable value less than 128ms, which for the 
purposes of looking at startup transients can be approximated to 128ms.

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