[ntp:questions] nmea and initial large offset

Rini van Zetten rini at arvoo.nl
Thu May 6 06:42:26 UTC 2010

>  when i start ntpd.
> > But when the clock offset is big (1-1-1970 for example),
> >  the ntpd refuses to use the gps reference clock.
> > Using the "-g" option does not make any difference.

> Does -g -q -x before starting NTPd as a service not get you there?

This does also not work. Thanks all for you input.

I'm afraid i have to add a workaround in my application which also gets the gps input,
to set the time when it's more then 4 hours away from gps time.



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