find date of last boot

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at
Fri Jun 8 01:41:04 UTC 2012

>>>>> "Chris" == Chris  <racerx at> writes:

Chris> Why create something that is already built in?
Chris> As I mentioned previously, the last command lists when the system was
Chris> rebooted.

You must reboot a lot.  My "last" log goes back only to the first of the
month, and my uptime is 16 days right now, so I can't see the most
recent reboot with last.

YMMV, I guess.

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