Eugene Smiley on 25 Mar 2008 15:00:58 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] NTP process FYI

Casey Bralla wrote:
> I've got an NTP server setup very much like JP's, but I'm confused by the term "ST2".   
> Could someone define this for me?

It's an abbreviation for Statum. It's a simple reference to the distance you are 
from the originating time source. An ST0 source is either a radio, telephone, or 
GPS receiver that feeds an ST1 NTP server time data. An ST2 server gets it's 
time from an ST1 server, etc.
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