Recently I conducted a mini-audit of some of our less used servers and virtual machines, mainly hunting for some candidates to participate in load testing (hosts for Test Agents).
Upon one server I was *amazed* to find a virtual server which had been running for 1,862 days! We’re talking over five years, without so much as a reboot.
It will be a sad moment when I have to end this server’s reign of uninterrupted uptime..
Later, I came across a VM which was in a bit of grief: