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Uptime in minute

Terminal - Uptime in minute
awk '{print $0/60;}' /proc/uptime
2011-08-31 10:41:21
User: ioggstream
Functions: awk
Uptime in minute

Get info directly from /proc/uptime


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
bc <<< `uptime | sed -e 's/^.*up //' -e 's/[^0-9:].*//' | sed 's/:/*60+/g'`
2011-08-29 10:24:43
User: totti
Functions: bc sed

Want to run scripts/programs in the system after starting X minute [ For letting the system to free ]? This will give uptime in minute.

uptime | awk -F ',' ' {print $1} ' | awk ' {print $3} ' | awk -F ':' ' {hrs=$1; min=$2; print hrs*60 + min} '
uptime | awk -F ',' ' {print $1" "$2}'|awk ' {print $3" "$4" "$5}' | sed '1,$s/:/ /' | awk ' {if ($4 =="user") print $1*60 + $2;else if ($2=="mins") print $1;else print $1*24*60 + $2*60 + $3}'
2013-07-19 13:28:29
User: tatgren
Functions: awk sed uptime
Tags: uptime minutes

find the uptime and convert in minutes, works with AIX and Linux too

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What others think

This works quite well, as far as I can tell. It's shorter and simpler than alternatives that parse the uptime command output. I'm curious why it's voted down.

Comment by splante 213 weeks and 3 days ago

Thanks for the cmd. [My + vote 4 u ]

Your's is uptime in second.

Can u Pls explain {print $0/60;}

Comment by totti 213 weeks and 2 days ago

People voted down because they simply liked to play #w.

Afair, uptime is in seconds. Dividing it for 60 gives it in minutes ;)

Is it ok?

Comment by ioggstream 206 weeks and 2 days ago

Your point of view

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