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    Question NTP help

    I want to know , whether the response from the NTP server is in 64 bit timestamp with respect to localtime or UTC

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    Network Time Protocol stores the time as seconds relative to 0h UTC on 1 January 1900. The full resolution NTP timestamp is a 64 bit unsigned fixed point number with the integer part in the first 32 bits and the fractional part in
    the last 32 bits...

    greetinx,
    alex

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