find date of last boot

Michael Sierchio kudzu at
Fri Jun 8 02:47:28 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 7:34 PM, Polytropon <freebsd at> wrote:

> Maybe introducing something along the /etc/rc execution?
> An /etc/rc.local entry like
>        /bin/date "+%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S" > /var/log/thisboot.log
> and then just look at the file. Requires at least one reboot
> to take effect. :-)

You could just put the following in /etc/rc.local


and it would be retained in /var/run/dmesg.boot

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