Date of a FreeBSD installation
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Thu Jan 13 20:34:25 UTC 2011
El dÃa Thursday, January 13, 2011 a las 09:28:29PM +0100, David Demelier escribiÃ³:
> Hello folks,
> I'm just guessing if there is a way to know a FreeBSD installation date.
> We can't look after the uname -a ident since an update of the FreeBSD
> kernel is possible.
> I think searching a file absolutely not touched ever in the system can
> helps but which one?
> markand at Melon ~ $ ls -l /root/.cshrc
> -rw-r--r-- 2 root wheel 798 19 Jul 04:17 /root/.cshrc
> It seems that this file has the FreeBSD dist access time so can't refers
> to neither.
> Do you have any clue?
I always use for this the oldest installed pkg:
$ ls -lt /var/db/pkg
t +49-89-61308 351 - f +49-89-61308 399 - m +49-170-4527211
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