[ntp:questions] ntpd and database servers
maarten at kittensandcats.net
Wed Jan 27 22:17:06 UTC 2010
"Evandro Menezes" <evandro at mailinator.com> wrote in message
news:f80da063-b512-4bee-abb6-2760290d8caf at c29g2000yqd.googlegroups.com...
> Doesn't NTP know UTC via the root dispersion? If so, then instead of
> giving out its time, it could give out UTC. I'm sure that there may
> be more to it, but just a thought.
At a guess, it's named dispersion because it defines an interval from
x-d to x+d.
More information about the questions