Resuming the great cleanup
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Tue May 29 19:57:57 UTC 2018
devel at ntpsec.org said:
> Provided you somehow route the packets from different networks to different
> (virtual) interfaces, you could measure and eventually compensate the
> asymmetry associated with that particular network provided you have some
> trusted time server on each side of the asymmetry.
There is a tangle between interface and routing info. An interface can be
asymmetric. But the asymmetry can also be one or more hops away. You might
be able to catch that case based on IP address.
This could turn into a bottomless pit. There could be a router on the far
end of an asymmetric link that routes to many CIDR blocks.
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