[mythtv-users] NTP drift...

David Brodbeck gull at gull.us
Sun Oct 15 04:25:54 UTC 2006

John Brooks wrote:
> Incidentally-- yes, I'm using a wireless network; usually, ntp works
> just fine. Lately, though, the time has been a bit wacky. There's been
> quite a bit of torrent activity on my end, which is making me wonder
> if that's relevant.

It could be, if the torrent activity is causing your network latency to
vary in ways NTP finds unpredictable, or making it asymmetrical.  If you
can bandwidth-limit the torrent activity, you might try limiting it to
somewhat less than your connection's maximum capacity and see if that helps.

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