[ntp:questions] Compensating for asymmetric delay on a per-peer/server basis?

Rob nomail at example.com
Fri Sep 12 15:48:12 UTC 2014

Paul <tik-tok at bodosom.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 4:03 AM, Martin Burnicki
> <martin.burnicki at meinberg.de> wrote:
>> +1
>> However, path asymmetry includes
> I think you're abusing the conventional notion of asymmetric latency.
> Uncorrected bandwidth asymmetry will result in offsets between
> truechimers.  Offsets between clocks that we hope are truechimers
> doesn't mean link-speed asymmetry.

No, not link-speed asymmetry but propagation-time asymmetry that may
be the result of link-speed asymmetry but also could be caused by
other asymmetries like interleaving in one direction, medium access
protocols that do time-slotting in one direction, etc.

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