i dont know the prices for used units but they're most likely under $60 (eBay)
any way, its been proven that linux can run on both systems (even a kit you could purchase for the PS2Linux PS2 Kit!!!
The xBox has better hardware to run linux than a PS2
This just sounds like a fun "weekend project" (and a cheap internet capable computer!!!)
just wondering if I could get any help from u guys
I dont even know if i should post this on this site
(kinda irrelevant) but still would be cool.