[ntp:questions] Windows time question.

Roger invalid at invalid.invalid
Fri Apr 22 15:52:55 UTC 2011


On 22 Apr 2011 13:58:08 GMT, Rob <nomail at example.com> wrote:

>David J Taylor <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid> wrote:
>> "Roger" <invalid at invalid.invalid> wrote in message 
>> news:oei2r6p2ut7793hu02pauutkjmm22htke9 at 4ax.com...
>>> On 21 Apr 2011 16:18:39 GMT, Rob <nomail at example.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>>When I do a lookup of pool.ntp.org I get three addresses returned that
>>>>are local to me.
>>>
>>> I'm in the UK and the three I just got were UK, France, and
>>> Bulgaria. Bulgaria is definitely not local; a traceroute took
>>> 18 hops and 71 ms.
>>> -- 
>>> Roger
>>
>> Similar here - after changing to non-regional servers I saw France, 
>> Germany etc. and not one in the UK.  Have reverted to 0.uk.pool etc.
>
>Is your Internet provider a company that is also (or mainly) active
>in France and Germany?
>
>Apparently the IP location service misinterprets your IP adress.
>That should be fixed.  For the addresses I can test it works
>flawlessly.

I'm with Plusnet and have an IP in the 80.229.12.x range. I have
a friend with an IP in the 212.159.25.x range (also Plusnet).
When I speak to him next I'll see what he gets.
-- 
Roger




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