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Of course, right now I don't have an actual USE for this
Basically, what are some uses (for the everyday linux/unix user) for turning old desktops into virtualized and networked machines?
Surely that's an open ended chatty question without a real problem at the core? I flagged the question as not-constructive, but that was deemed invalid.
In which case I'm confused. Are chatty open ended questions allowed, or is that question actually specific enough to be on-topic?