[ntp:questions] Slow convergence loopstats (but nice results)

Uwe Klein uwe at klein-habertwedt.de
Sat Dec 14 09:16:52 UTC 2013


Martin Burnicki wrote:
> There are network switches out there which are PTP-aware and also 
> timestamp incoming and outgoing PTP packets to compensate the introduced 
> packet delay in some way, but there are no switches (AFAIK) which can do 
> this with NTP packets, so even if you used hardware time stamping of NTP 
> packets on NTP end nodes the resulting accuracy would still be worse 
> than with PTP.
> 
> That's too sad.

What about an RFC for ntp over ptp ;-?

uwe



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