[ntp:questions] GPS_NEMA, but high offset and jitter?
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Thu Feb 25 22:54:49 UTC 2010
Kelsey Cummings <kgc at sonic.net> wrote:
> Rob wrote:
>> This is normal with NMEA. You never will get stable time when using
>> an NMEA time source. For that, you need PPS. Your PPS is apparently
>> not working.
> It feels like I must be missing something here, running with -d I can
> confirm that PPS doesn't appear to be working - after enabling flag3 as
> 25 Feb 13:53:21 ntpd: 0.0.0.0 041d 0d kern PPS enabled
> 25 Feb 13:53:21 ntpd: 0.0.0.0 042d 0d kern PPS no signal
> Is there any other way to watch the signal to see if it's reaching the
> serial port correctly?
Sure, just use an RS232 LED box.
They used to be very commonly available when RS232 was widely used.
Probably a bit harder to get today.
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