[time-nuts] 15 Seconds error...??

Magnus Danielson magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org
Mon Jan 16 21:58:53 EST 2012


On 01/17/2012 03:18 AM, lists at lazygranch.com wrote:
> I think the time jumps would be a problem for the GPS "customers". Suppose I am computing speed by differential readings. The jump would be an issue, especially if time went backwards.
>
> File stamps. Stock timing. Similar problems.

If you do not desire jumps, do not use UTC time but GPS time out of the 
receiver. Jumping the internal time-scale would upset things, so a 
none-jumping time-scale is used. If an application requires a 
non-jumping time-scale, then use GPS time-scale for that application.

Cheers,
Magnus




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