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View Poll Results: How often do you reboot your Linux desktop?
My primary personal desktop (which is actually a laptop) once per day.
Others as needed.
I used to leave things running for longer periods as a hardware saving measure. But nowdays I try to shutdown anything that I know won't be used for more than couple of hours as a power saving measure - I can see the difference it makes in $$ and the silicon is much more robust than it used to be IMO!
Distribution: Debian Wheezy, Jessie, Sid/Experimental, playing with LFS.
Laptop and machine connected to bedroom TV everyday.
My i7 Haswell gets turned off when I am not at home which can be a couple times a week to a couple times a month.
Once MATE fixes the shutdown issue it has I'll shut it down everyday cause electricity is expensive.
Distribution: Slackware64 -Current, Linux Mint 17.1
This is India. Power outages are common all around the year everyday. I mostly shutdown the Desktop everyday when I'm done working because the UPS doesn't last more than 30 minutes. Laptop though mostly goes to sleep daily.