[time] My first problem client

Tim Shoppa tshoppa
Wed Nov 26 17:50:17 UTC 2003


>Having played with my own XP box and set the update to
>1 second I can say
>that w32time does not throttle
>back when the server drops packets which is kind of
>scary if Win XP boxes
>are pointed at the pool.

Do *any* clients throttle back upon no response?  I've seen none.

ntpd will throttle back after succesful responses and things get
stable.  But that's the opposite (isn't it)?

Tim.


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