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Re: uptime, where art thou ?

Zafer Aydogan( said 2008.04.22 10:54:05 +0000:
> I've seen this on Linux.
> Quote from the man page:
> "  The pseudo user reboot logs in each time the  system  is  rebooted.   Thus
>        last reboot will show a log of all reboots since the log file
> was created."
> it looks like this:
> reboot   system boot Fri Dec 22 16:44         (158+00:14)
> Here you see the uptime was 158 days +
> What do you think about it ?
Why be so obsessed by uptime? It's a concept which does not matter at all,
and a useless metric for comparing OSes. 
It's the amount of down time/availability that you should be worried about.

> Zafer.


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