Steak and sizzle

Gary E. Miller gem at
Fri Oct 28 18:59:10 UTC 2016

Yo Hal!

On Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:48:00 -0700
Hal Murray <hmurray at> wrote:

> > I spend a lot of time looking at the offset/jitter too.  
> But that stuff doesn't change very often.  Each line only gets
> updated when a response packet returns, and the request only gets
> sent at the poll interval.

Yeah, and I have poll set as low as 2 seconds, so it changes for me.

> It might be interesting to to have a scrolling area that shows
> updated lines.

That was in Eric's plan, the questions is what to go there.  For me the
offset/jitter updates would make that scrool too fast to read.

> > Plus some system vars, like sys_precision, min_peers, etc  
> Good suggestion.  I'd put those on the chunk with ntpd-version.  They
> don't change during a run.


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