Steak and sizzle

Gary E. Miller gem at
Fri Oct 28 18:12:19 UTC 2016

Yo Hal!

On Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:07:26 -0700
Hal Murray <hmurray at> wrote:

> > So...what else would it be interesting to watch and update in real
> > time?  
> In general, stuff doesn't change fast enough for a real-time display
> to be interesting.  Most of the time, all that's going to change is
> the when column.

I spend a lot of time looking at the offset/jitter too.

> There is a bunch of stuff I'd like to be able to see easily but isn't
> worth permanent screen space.  The obvious one is the version of
> ntpd.  Others would include
>   ntpd distro version and kernel version.
>   uptime and load averages.
>   Temperature from wherever you can get it (CPU, disk, refclock...).

Ditto.  Plus some system vars, like sys_precision, min_peers, etc.

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