[ntp:questions] NTP - orphan mode with SAME stratum ("tos orphan 6") FAIL to sync.

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Mon Apr 6 19:41:54 UTC 2009

sheikdawoodrajali at gmail.com writes:


>[Dawood] The broadcast was successful after adding shim (Setting "tos
>0.010") to the correctness interval. It worked fine once but when I
>tried again the time-sync was -not- successful. Could it be a problem
>in the
>network configuration(s) -or- something else ?

>>> What I exactly mean here is that,
>During first run with shim added, time sync happened in first 15
>minutes followed by time reset
>in another 15 minutes. It worked fine, eventlog/billboard results
>showed the same.

>When I tried running this test case again the next day with (approx
>25/30/40 minutes
>difference in 3 of the systems out of 7), the time sync didn't
>happened for a while (approx
>1 hour) or so. x conditions remained the same on billboard results.
>Should I wait for some
>more time to see time-sync happening?

ntp can take 10 hours or more to sync. 

>So, I was bit confused and worried whether I can't reproduce the
>Please clarify.


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