I have some alternatives available now so, the time has come. Powering down now. Let see if it stays off!
I have taken an old Dell Inspiron and installed Linux Mint 15 on it! So far, the only issue has been with the Broadcom wireless interface. This was fairly easy to fix; actually very easy to fix once I knew what to do: simply install firmware-b43-installer (with the software manager) and re-boot!
I’ve started yet another project. Despite all the advice from expert musicians, I’ve haven’t done much in the way of transcribing recordings. This week, I’m changing that, jumping in to Wagon, an original big band arrangement by Johnny Richards. There are photos of Richards at the Library of Congress. My favorite is one of him at the
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