[ntp:questions] NTPD can take 10 hours to achieve stability

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Mon Apr 18 14:16:40 UTC 2011


On 4/17/2011 10:58 PM, C BlacK wrote:
> Why would it take ntpd ten hours to achieve its accuracy?  Can this be explained in laymans terms and
> mathematically
>
>
>
>>>
>>> Absolutely normal!  NTPD can sometimes need up to ten hours to achieve
>>> the accuracy it is capable of.
>>>
>>
>

For the mathmatical stuff, see Prof. Mill's book




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