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

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Fri Jun 26 21:57:58 UTC 2009

Richard B. Gilbert wrote:

> The last time I looked closely at Windows timekeeping, clock "ticks" 
> were every 17 milliseconds or something like that.  My desktop system is 

ntpd forces fast multimedia timers on, which takes it down to 1mz, 
although with a higher risk of lost ticks.

> Windows XP and seems to be within a second or so.  I have no requirement 
> for better time than that.

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