[ntp:questions] NTP Stratum

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Wed Feb 6 07:46:02 UTC 2013

Mischanko, Edward T wrote:

> The ntpd selection protocol favors servers with a lower stratum
>  level so your local clock should not be selected as long as
>  there are servers with a lower stratum available.

It might not become the system peer, but it might still be combined into 
the estimate of the time offset.

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