[ntp:questions] NTP NMEA driver

David Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Thu Feb 14 07:18:44 UTC 2013


On 12/02/2013 18:40, unruh wrote:
> On 2013-02-12, David Taylor <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid> wrote:
>> On 11/02/2013 23:56, unruh wrote:
>> []
>>> You are always at the mercy of the receiver.
>>> And it is not the fix time. ZDA puts out only to the nearest 10 ms. the
>>> others to the nearest second or 10ths of a second.  Fix
>>> times are in the nanosecond realm. They put out times which are the time
>>> label of the latest second (or they should if they are not incompetently
>>> designed as the Garmin 18x was.)
>>
>> The current firmware for the Garmin GPS 18x LVC has corrected the
>> problem to which you refer:
>>
>>     http://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/Garmin-GSP18x-LVC-firmware-issue.htm
>
> That was why I used the term "was".

.. leaving the impression that the fault had not been fixed.  Mind you, 
it did take quite a lot of effort on several continents to get the 
firmware updated, but Garmin did, in the end.
-- 
Cheers,
David
Web: http://www.satsignal.eu



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