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    Re: Problem with Time-Server from NIST
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2011 Apr 8, 09:43 -0400

    Leap seconds are no longer being applied to UTC1.  That may be a
    factor here.
    On Apr 8, 2011, at 8:58 AM, Apache Runner wrote:
    > I'll have to test this out.   One question is the delay associated
    > with the 'ping' of a round trip between your computer and the
    > server.    I'm wondering if the 'ping' isn't taken out improperly?
    > On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 4:17 AM, Marcel Tschudin
    >  wrote:
    > Why is the Web-interface at http://nist.time.gov/timezone.cgi?UTC/s/
    > 0/java (set to UTC) 2 secands fast (within 0.4s) caompared to the
    > computer clock after synchronising it at time.nist.gov ?
    > Synchronising the computer clock at an other time-server results in
    > the same difference. Can you also notice this difference of 2s? Is
    > there an explanation for it, or is the Web-interface showing a
    > wrong time?
    > Marcel

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