[ntp:questions] Ginormous offset and slow convergance

Pete Ashdown pashdown at xmission.com
Wed Nov 30 14:07:47 UTC 2011


"David J Taylor" <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid> writes:

>> Running with an Oncore GPS & a TAPR TAC.  If I "ntpdate -b" a nearby
>> synchronized server before I start ntpd, the offsets initially look 
>> pretty
>> good:
>[]
>> Is there anything I can do to decrease the convergence time?

>Peter,

>Are you using a drift file, and allowing it to get a good value for the 
>drift?

Yes, there is a drift file, and it was properly calculated.



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