[ntp:questions] What level of timesynch error is typical onWinXP?

unruh unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca
Sun Oct 24 18:26:25 UTC 2010

On 2010-10-22, Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote:
> On 10/22/2010 6:39 AM, David J Taylor wrote:
>> "Dave Hart" <davehart at gmail.com> wrote in message
>> news:AANLkTik1Pda81Pqmx2JNtgV9AYS6h7HahT3+ZELf+Yn=@mail.gmail.com...
>> []
> The solution is obvious: don't shut down! If you are in a situation 
> where only 9-5, M-F operation is possible and microsecond accuracy is 
> required, NTPD is probably the wrong tool for the job.  See CHRONY.  Its 
> design goals are different and include fast startup.

And better time discipline on your computer clock.

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