Re: NTP PPS patch

Ulrich Windl (
Mon, 28 Oct 1996 08:06:15 +0200

On 25 Oct 96 at 14:11, Theodore Y. Ts'o wrote:

> Umm... can we hold off on the patch for a bit? It's based on off of a
> development serial.c patches that I had sent Ulrich. Also, calling do
> gettimeoffset() in the middle of several loops of serial driver code is
> a really, really, bad idea. Let me have a chance to work on it a bit.

Oops, it seems I have overlooked to add an `if' surrounding that code,
but anyway, the call will only be made if you add the specified config
option, and the default is no...

> Sorry, Ulrich, for not getting back to you right away, but I've been
> busy enough that occasionally my response time will be measured in days,
> not hours.....
> - Ted