[ntp:questions] .1 Microsecond Synchronization

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Sat Jun 6 16:00:20 UTC 2009


Terje Mathisen <"terje.mathisen at tmsw.no"> writes:

>Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
>> I don't travel excessively!  I live in NJ and travel to/through PA, DE, 
>> MD, NY, CT, MA.  The parts of these states I have been to/through all 
>> seem to have adequate cell phone coverage although I'm sure that there 
>> must be a few places without it; I haven't found them yet.

>I live in Oslo, Norway, and I've taken my cell phone on trips to ~15 
>European countries, and a few more US states (WA, OR, CA, AZ, NV, UT, 
>CO, TX, LU(Luisiana?), MI, FL, GA, MI, DE, MD, NY, CT, NH, VT, MA + one 
>or two more I don't currently remember), as well as Thailand, South 
>Africa, Zimbambwe, and most of the major islands in the Carribean.

>During the last 5 years or so, my GSM phones have started to work in 
>pretty much all of those locations. :-)

You were lucky that you bought a tri or quad band phone, or it would not have
worked in the USA.
While the rest of the world settled on one Frequency standard, the USA chose another
incompatible one.


>To get back to ntp: My only Endrun CDMA stratum 1 server is based in 
>Tampa, FL, but it has been offline since the last office move. :-(

>Terje
>-- 
>- <Terje.Mathisen at tmsw.no>
>"almost all programming can be viewed as an exercise in caching"




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