[ntp:questions] Query about NTP accuracy

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Mon May 25 22:26:33 UTC 2009


>>> In article <gvcrb4$2ltn$3 at grapevine.csail.mit.edu>, wollman at bimajority.org (Garrett Wollman) writes:
Garrett> What is actually needed at boot time is usually neither of these
Garrett> things.  It's more like "if the clock needs to be stepped
Garrett> backwards, figure this out as quickly as possible, before any
Garrett> important services start, accepting that there is some small chance
Garrett> that an additional step in either direction may be required."

Sounds reasonable - how do we do it?
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