[ntp:questions] Fine tuning ntp.conf

David Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Sat Apr 27 05:47:19 UTC 2019


On 26/04/2019 18:39, William Unruh wrote:
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> One problem with the pool is that the servers have varying accuracy. If
> you have carefully chosen your servers as having low uncertainty, then
> your list might be better. But if you simply chose them randomly, then
> the pool will probably be just as good.

Yes, although in practice I've not found this to be a problem.  Using 
the pool can be lower maintenance too, let NTP do the monitoring.

If accuracy is that critical you should consider having your own 
stratum-1 server - GPS/PPS devices are inexpensive today.

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Cheers,
David
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