Pocket C.H.I.P. 

Used it for 30 minutes last night, hasn't turned on since.

Some web searches suggest reflashing it might fix the issue (it's a known problem) but that will have to wait for when I'm home as github is blocked by my employer and I need some tools from there to move the image over.

At least I was able to download the image off of archive . org.

Also: I'm learning, which is what I wanted out of this purchase.

... just not what I thought I'd be learning.

Pocket C.H.I.P. 

Multiple attempts to reflash failed horribly (It's what one gets when looking at solutions from 2016...), but I found one that worked ... eventually.

youtube.com/watch?v=-rjcQATHP1

Multiple fel timeouts, but it's currently writing to the PocketC.H.I.P. so ... fingers crossed?

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Pocket C.H.I.P. 

Flash finished "successfully" but problem persists. I know the screen works because it shows the logo if I leave the chip connected while flashing.

Learning has slowed to a crawl and forum posts on the subject end in dead ends - even more recent ones.

I am becoming discouraged.

Pocket C.H.I.P. 

Apparently flashing requires USB 2, and doesn't work well over USB 3.

Guess whose Linux computer only has USB 3 and C?

I also have a Rasp Pi that I've read has shaky results, but "sometimes" is better than "nope." I'll have to remember to bring it home from school today to give it a try.

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Pocket C.H.I.P. 

I wonder if a USB 2 hub properly downgrades everything...

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Pocket C.H.I.P. 

I am pleased to inform you that all the documentation saying a Raspberry Pi cannot be used to reflash a PocketC.H.I.P. appears to be correct in practice as well as in theory.

Moving on ...

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