[ntp:questions] SNTP with 1ms of precision?

Maarten Wiltink maarten at kittensandcats.net
Wed Jun 16 21:22:03 UTC 2010

"Marcelo Pimenta" <marcelopimentacs at gmail.com> wrote in message
news:AANLkTilQ6M8ApEoaSIbr-o8mhwiFqKFV9xyf6MUDraDt at mail.gmail.com...

> The NTP algorithm is much more complicated than the SNTP algorithm.

The short, short version: there is no SNTP algorithm. SNTP is NTP
_without_ the algorithms. Using NTP means continuously adjusting the
speed of your clock so it tracks real time as best you can make it,
while SNTP is simply asking what time [they think] it is.

Maarten Wiltink

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