[time-nuts] Modified Total Deviation calculation
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Jan 19 13:37:41 UTC 2010
In message <4B55AFE9.4040104 at febo.com>, John Ackermann N8UR writes:
>My only request is to code unobfuscatedly [...]
Well, there is a tendency for unobfuscated versions of these functions
to suffer from rounding errors, in particular when absolute timestamps
Please pay particular attention to this, as the rounding losses tend
to result in overly optimistic, but often almost plausible metrics.
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