Maximum uptime 497 days?

Rob stopspam at
Mon Jun 28 08:40:59 PDT 2004

Michael W. Lucas wrote:
> Hi,
> This tickles something in the back of my memory.
> You aren't by chance talking about remote uptime detection,
> Netcraft-style, are you?
> IIRC, that rolls over to 0 at 497 days.  But actual system uptime is
> unaffected.

Yes, I read it first time on a Netcraft's webpage, then googled and found
other reports as well. So this 497 limitation is only for Netscaft's way
of measuring up-time?


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