[ntp:questions] what happens when sys.peer turns stratum 16?

Maarten Wiltink maarten at kittensandcats.net
Mon May 31 07:44:52 UTC 2010

"unruh" <unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca> wrote in message
news:slrni06c8h.l1a.unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca...

<resiliating against one falseticker>

> That only requires 3 servers. And 4 has a problem that two can wander
> off togetehr ( eg both depend on the same bad timesource). and then the
> two groups cannot outvote each other either.

You are, of course, right. And that's why the requirement is really
four _independent_ servers.

Maarten Wiltink

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