[vcf-midatlantic] semi OT: BBC micro:bit on sale at Microcenter

william degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Tue Sep 19 15:56:22 EDT 2017

Once you get it like you like it, make a backup so you don't have to
rebuild your Pi all over again. I have a library of various builds that I
have created or downloaded.  Using the GUI to get up and running is a
timesaver anyway; installing SSH, wireless networking, USB to serial
terminal, etc. can all be done using the GUI

On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 3:15 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> >> you need the correct cable to convert it to normal USB
> I thought I'd need a cable officially labeled as OTG but an ordinary
> Samsung phone charger cable worked fine. I figured it would, since the
> cable can be used to move data between phone and computer.

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