[ntp:questions] NTP request retry?

Rob nomail at example.com
Thu Jan 30 19:54:21 UTC 2014

Rob <nomail at example.com> wrote:
> I'm still not sure if ARP is really the problem, but fixing the
> clients to maxpoll 6 seems to cure it.
> (at least the reach now sticks at 377)

New tests show it is OK at poll interval 128 (maxpoll 7), and
fails at poll interval 256 (maxpoll 8).
So whatever the cause is, it looks like it times out between 128 and
256 seconds.
To me, that does not yet ring a bell.

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