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Re: Is who -b command available? Need to know when computer was started.

On 10/16/2018 5:36 PM, Peder Sverdrup via cygwin wrote:
> Hi,
> I am making a script and need to know when the computer was last booted.
> This can be done with
> who -b command. I have installed the minimum cygwin and this command is not
> available.
> Which package do I need to install in order to have this command available
> (or any other command
> that can tell when the computer was last booted).

If you have 'SystemInfo' you could try:

$ cmd.exe /C "SystemInfo /FO list" | grep 'System Boot Time'

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