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Is there a log file I can see or command I can issue that will tell me how long my computer has been running since last time I booted or logged in under my account? I'm on Ubuntu 12.10.

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marked as duplicate by Rinzwind, hhlp, Javier Rivera, con-f-use, Seth Feb 17 '13 at 19:24

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There is a general question with answer on AU that has all of the commands and log files you can use. 1 moment. Here you go: – Rinzwind Feb 17 '13 at 7:38
This question will probably be closed as a duplicate soon. If those answers don't fully address your question please edit it to include why and flag this for re-opening. Thanks! – Seth Feb 17 '13 at 19:24
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Go to the terminal and run the 'uptime' command.

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