[fpc-pascal]Computer/Server uptime (Linux)

Peter Vreman pfv at cooldown.demon.nl
Sat Jan 6 22:29:33 CET 2001

> anybody knows how to find out the time the computer is running under
> Linux?
> I want to display the same time the Linux program "top" is displaying
> in the top left corner (ex. "up 27 days, 23:26").
> Is that possible? If yes, how?
> And (less important) maybe also the current IDLE level (ex. "99.2%")?

Look in the /proc filesystem. You can use 'strace top 2> strace.txt' to
get a list of files to use. For the running time (uptime) it's

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