[ntp:questions] NTP on embedded Linux with GPRS connection

Terje Mathisen "terje.mathisen at tmsw.no" at ntp.org
Fri Nov 25 07:11:41 UTC 2011

Uwe Klein wrote:
> mass85 at tlen.pl wrote:
>> I have Linux running on ARM. System has GPRS connection to internet,
>> which is slow and unreliable (sometimes it is very hard to establish
>> it, that's probably GSM operator's fault).
> How is your system supplied with a clock signal?
> one system wide source or different crystals?
> ( I am thinking about providing a "good" clock source like
> http://www.maxim-ic.com/datasheet/index.mvp/id/4627

That's interesting, the spec sheet reads like it is supposed to be a 
drop-in replacement for the regular CMOS RTC clock on PC motherboards?

- <Terje.Mathisen at tmsw.no>
"almost all programming can be viewed as an exercise in caching"

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