Subject: Re: ntpd problems with GPS receiver under NetBSD-amd64
To: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/04/2005 12:51:54
On Fri, Feb 04, 2005 at 11:54:01AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> Matthias Drochner <M.Drochner@fz-juelich.de> writes:
> > firstname.lastname@example.org said:
> >> Alternatively, and I beleieve supported on FreeBSD, is to hook up the
> >> PPS signal to a parallel-port lead
> > This should work in NetBSD (>=2) too, through the "pps at ppbus"
> > device.
> Why isn't the "ppbus" stuff in GENERIC?
It doesn't work reliably with some very old printers that our old lpt
driver handles fine.