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Re^2: My computer's last downtime was due to...

by hossman (Prior)
on Jul 21, 2007 at 03:32 UTC ( #627934=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: My computer's last downtime was due to...
in thread My computer's last downtime was due to...

I suspect "downtime" is being used as the opposite of "uptime" -- as in, the last time your computer was off or rebooted.

I'm still looking for the "had to move" option. that's the reason i shut my work machine down today, 556 ... it's also the reason why i shut it down 556 days ago (i think it had over 2 years of uptime before that)


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Re^3: My computer's last downtime was due to...
by dsheroh (Parson) on Jul 21, 2007 at 03:43 UTC
    A couple moves ago, it occured to me that my server was plugged into a UPS that could power it for longer than the time it took to drive from my old apartment to the new one and briefly considered transporting them as a unit so that the box could stay up the whole time. But then I decided that was overly silly and just shut it down like a reasonable person since I didn't know how well the hard drives would respond to bumps in the road.

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