[ntp:questions] TSC, default precision, FreeBSD

Uwe Klein uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Sun Sep 6 09:24:28 UTC 2009


Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
> It has nothing whatever to do with accuracy, it simply specifies how 
> finely you can slice the time.

It does not give you that either.

It gives you the minimum slice "thickness".
It does not give you the minimum variation in "thickness" with a
meaningfull change in result achievable.

( same like chanel latency and chanel capacity are not linked )

uwe




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