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Old 03-02-2010, 03:57 AM   #1
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how to check system installation date


I want to know when was my linux installed (the installation date).
I tried google but can't get satisfaction.
Thanks in advance....

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Old 03-02-2010, 04:00 AM   #2
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The installer probably wrote a log file in /var/log/. I'm not sure what the exact file is on Ubuntu: Have a look and perhaps a google.

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