[lug] Time sync w/GPS or radio

Lori Reed lorireed at lightning-rose.com
Thu May 8 11:17:09 MDT 2008

IME, gps devices, at least hand held and pcmcia devices, have, at best, 
problematical indoor reception. A bit of quick googling found this:


I'm sure there are others.

Just curious, what is the url for the UK vendor you reference?


Gary Hodges wrote:

> I have some remote machines w/o internet access.  I get around that by 
> dialing in a couple times a day, but I've never liked that solution. But 
> what prompted me to start looking for a solution is...  You all will 
> love this...  I have a machine on the net behind the firewall of a very 
> large government organization where I'm not able to use a time server 
> outside the network.  And, get this, they don't keep the time set on 
> their internal time server.
> In case anyone is interested, I got a price quote from that UK vendor 
> this morning.  $1590 for a GPS solution and $995 for a WWVB solution.

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