Date of a FreeBSD installation
kraduk at gmail.com
Fri Jan 14 09:27:28 UTC 2011
On 13 January 2011 20:34, Matthias Apitz <guru at unixarea.de> wrote:
> El día Thursday, January 13, 2011 a las 09:28:29PM +0100, David Demelier
> > 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
> Matthias Apitz
> t +49-89-61308 351 - f +49-89-61308 399 - m +49-170-4527211
> e <guru at unixarea.de> - w http://www.unixarea.de/
> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "
> freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
no good if packages have been updated
More information about the freebsd-questions