[time-nuts] Question about noisetypes and ADEV

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Oct 28 04:34:14 EDT 2018

In message <CAG15_6tUVY6KvBp=Zt+OP2oP-rORFz16ihDeYGYQUBNYs-ikGQ at mail.gmail.com>, Ole Petter Ronningen writes:

>1. I notice the formulas for ADEV is different for W PM and F PM - ADEV
>does not distinguish between the two, as is pointed out in the article.

When we say ADEV does not distinguish those, we mean that the slope of
the ADEV with respect to tau is the same, not that the ADEV is the same.

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