MailScanner is responsible for SWAP usage!

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Tue May 30 09:26:52 IST 2006

On 5/25/06, James Gray <james at> wrote:
> mailgate ~ # uptime
> 12:15AM  up 562 days,  1:19, 3 users, load averages: 0.12, 0.12, 0.08
> Do I win?? ;)

This is from an internal mail server getting close to four digits.
Even though this one is not utilized much I don't see much difference
in uptimes due to load on Solaris boxes.

 10:21am  up 957 day(s), 15:19,  2 users,  load average: 0.00, 0.01, 0.01

> My record is a tad over 700 days on a Solaris 7 box, then one of the CPU's in
> the E450 fried and the whole thing died.  Didn't boot anymore after that and
> Sun EOL'ed the E450, so we gutted it and grafted a bar fridge into it.  It
> now spends it's days serving cold beverages to the IT staff :P



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