find date of last boot
Randal L. Schwartz
merlyn at stonehenge.com
Fri Jun 8 04:58:04 UTC 2012
>>>>> "Chuck" == Chuck Swiger <cswiger at mac.com> writes:
Chuck> FreeBSD aggressively rotates the utmp/wtmp databases; most other
Chuck> platforms leave it in place until the sysadmin decides to rotate
Chuck> it per local policy.
Chuck> Tweaking the monthly? periodic entries would change this, I'd
Sure, but the question was likely involving a stock system, so yes, your
mileage may vary, but let's consider a solution that works for a default
system. "last reboot" isn't it.
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