Question on Loosely Synchronized Router Clocks

Janet Sullivan ciscogeek at
Tue Sep 18 00:46:37 UTC 2007

Xin Liu wrote:
> 1. Can we assume loosely synchronized router clocks in the Internet,
> or we have to make absolutely no assumption about router clocks at
> all?

Make no assumption.  I've seen plenty of routers who aren't even on the 
correct year.  Routers can work just fine while thinking its 1999.

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