[ntp:questions] Meinberg NTP Software--Time Accuracy

Rob nomail at example.com
Tue Jun 23 17:52:25 UTC 2009


Rick Jones <rick.jones2 at hp.com> wrote:
> Rob <nomail at example.com> wrote:
>> This is no longer required.  You can just use pool.ntp.org or
>> 0.pool.ntp.org and the DNS servers for the pool will automatically
>> determine which servers are closest to you.
>
> Is that by geography, hop count or ICMP echo RTT?

By geography, just like the zones that were mentioned in the post above.
However, they are more fine-grained, especially when compared with
large zones like us or eu.

(there have been experiments with other metrics like AS number)




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