[CentOS] CentOS and typical usage

Mon Dec 21 21:51:54 UTC 2015
Timothy Murphy <gayleard at eircom.net>

Alice Wonder wrote:

> As far as customizing CentOS / Fedora for server vs desktop vs laptop vs
> whatever, to me that is a moot issue.
> In the server environment you almost certainly are using a virtual
> machine, and to use a virtual machine you create an image.

What precisely do you mean by "the server environment"?
I run a number of home servers on HP MicroServers.
Evidently this is not a "server environment" in your view.
The only sense I can give to your phrase is
"a system run by one or more paid sysadmins".

Timothy Murphy  
gayleard /at/ eircom.net
School of Mathematics, Trinity College, Dublin