Commit 11af8004 authored by Eric S. Raymond's avatar Eric S. Raymond

Add a glossary link.

parent 5e951aa7
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For background on the problem NTP solves, see
link:http://www.catb.org/gpsd/time-service-intro.html[Introduction to
Time Service].
Time Service]. This white paper discusses time source types, relative
accuracy, relative cost, and how those figures of merit have changed
in recent decades
The link:ntpspeak.html[Glossary of NTP-speak] might also be helpful.
[[differences]]
== Differences from NTP Classic ==
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While some of these remained in service as late as 1988 they are
now long gone, but have left a few traces in the NTP codebase.
[[GPS]]::
[[GPS]]
GPS::
Global Positioning System; also, "a GPS" is a radio receiver
designed to get position and time fixes from the system. GPS fixes
are derived from spherical trigonometry using the precisely known
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pool::
In an NTP context, "the pool" is usually the
http://www.pool.ntp.org/en/[NTP Pool Project], a collection of
thousands of NTP servers accessible through hub servers that hand
thousands of NTP servers accessible through distribution servers that hand
out service addresses at random from the pool.
[[proventic]]
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