[ntp:questions] A proposal to use NIC launch time support to improve NTP

Rick Jones rick.jones2 at hp.com
Thu Dec 13 01:57:22 UTC 2012

It would seem that at least one NIC has the ability to allow one to
"schedule" the time at which a packet will be transmitted.  This is
called "launch time support."  Someone in Linux-land has started
asking about the prospect of enabling support of that in the stack,
with his stated use case being to improve the jitter of NTP-based

The initial posting can be found at:


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