[ntp:questions] Ignore one server except in extreme conditions?

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Thu Nov 17 06:52:39 UTC 2011

> On 11/16/2011 12:47 AM, A C wrote:
>> I guess I'm asking for something opposite to the "prefer" flag, a "not
>> unless you have to" flag. The GPS does get selected among the various
>> clock sources but it's the worst of the bunch with respect to jitter 
>> and
>> offset. Those two wander all over while the rest of the Internet 
>> servers
>> and the PPS are stable. It is almost never rejected as an outlier or
>> false ticker even if it's way out of line with the other sources.

Could you fudge its stratum to a very high value - 10 for instance?


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