[CentOS] Why WOL? ( WAS: Re: Getting Wake on lan to work )

Mon Oct 11 23:54:20 UTC 2010
Chad Woolley <thewoolleyman at gmail.com>

On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 4:41 PM, Drew <drew.kay at gmail.com> wrote:
> On a semi-related subtopic,
> Why do I want WoL? What concrete examples are there where it's useful?
> I understand what it is and how it works but the "why" has eluded me.

You want to VNC or SSH into a remote workstation that happens to be asleep.