Keepiru writes "Where do old computers go? No one knows for sure, but I suspect half of them are hiding in the closets of slashdot users. " Interesting problem. Comments that many people might buy new (and throw away their old) computers come Y2k bugs, and talks about the PCs 18 month life span. Course those 18 month old boxes are still bitchin' linux desktops, but they just don't have the same sparkle as that dual xeon box either.