[ntp:questions] Looking for clean C source code of algorithms in RFC 1305

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Tue Sep 30 19:07:24 UTC 2008


Micky wrote:
> The C source code for clock selection algorithms included in RFC 1305
> is not very clean. The inputs are not well defined, global variables
> with plenty of side effects, etc. You really have to dig through the
> whole document to make sense out of it and I do not have the time for
> it.
> 
> I am looking for clean source code that defines clearly entry proc,
> clearly defines input to be provided on the basis of responses
> received from multiple NTP servers, and clearly defines output (e.g. a
> response with the best time offset) to be used for clock/time update.
> In other words, source code written by professional software
> engineers.
> 

I hope your asbestos suit is not at the cleaners!!




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