ntpmon should be more usable now

Gary E. Miller gem at rellim.com
Thu Dec 8 22:40:05 UTC 2016

Yo Eric!

On Thu, 8 Dec 2016 17:34:33 -0500
"Eric S. Raymond" <esr at thyrsus.com> wrote:

> Gary E. Miller <gem at rellim.com>:
> > > That's how the code is intended to work.  How can you tell youre
> > > seeing the oldest entries?  
> > 
> > Because they are listed in descending order!  
> I don't know how to read the damned output.  I have barely any idea
> what those columns mean.  I can't tell descending from ascending from
> middle-outwards!
> I've attempted to add a reversed() call where it might do some good.

The first column is seconds since the last poll from taht remote to this ntpd.

Now i get negative numbers?  See attached.

Maybe rebased to zero time when ntpmon started?

Gary E. Miller Rellim 109 NW Wilmington Ave., Suite E, Bend, OR 97703
	gem at rellim.com  Tel:+1 541 382 8588
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