[ntp:questions] Client doesn't drop failed source

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Tue Jan 12 07:32:15 UTC 2010

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> On 1/11/2010 2:24 PM, David Woolley wrote:
>> BlackLists wrote:
>>> I see nothing "wrong" with having several, {I've done it}
>>>  as long as it is understood that are always included in
>>>  the combining algorithm and don't get discarded.  AFAICT
>   as preferred; however, if more than one source is so designated,
>   they are used in the order specified in the configuration file;

This is consistent with the actual behaviour, which is that they are not 
all used in the combining algorithm.  Only the first viable prefer peer 
in the configuration file is used.  (All peers are used in excluding 
false tickers.)

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