uptime?

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 1 07:20:15 PDT 2000


On Fri, 01 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> I am getting the following when I use the "uptime" command:
>
> uptime: couldn't get boot time: No such file or directory
>
> /proc is mounted correctly.  I have the following in /proc/uptime:
>
> 671.09 661.20
>
> Any ideas?  What package is uptime installed from?  Perhaps I could
> recompile it.

Seems you missed the few messages on this exact problem yesterday:
recompile up-times from sh-utils.

I forgot to tell this: do not recompile the entire sh-utils package. sh-utils 
comes with 'su' that is, afaik, not shadow compliant. You don't want to get 
in those problems.

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