[ntp:questions] Raspberry Pi error in PPM offset

james.peroulas at gmail.com james.peroulas at gmail.com
Sat Aug 24 13:46:53 UTC 2013


On Friday, August 23, 2013 10:55:06 AM UTC-5, David Woolley wrote:
> Unless ntpd is failing to converge to an average offset of zero 

It's converging to an average time offset of zero, but an average frequency offset of +2.5PPM.

> (accounting for signs), the question is of marginal academic interest.

So, are you saying that the PPM value returned by NTP is to be ignored, is purely for information purposes, and is not to be interpreted as having any real-world meaning?

James



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