These are rough notes from whatever I was working on, interested in or thinking about at the time. They vary greatly in quality and length, but prove useful to me, and hopefully to you too!
Following this guide:
Connected Raspberry Pi Zero W to my laptop via USB. (The data port, not the )
$ sudo dmesg | tail -5 [ 45.277610] usb 1-2: new full-speed USB device number 5 using xhci_hcd [ 45.418166] usb 1-2: New USB device found, idVendor=0a5c, idProduct=2763 [ 45.418172] usb 1-2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0 [ 45.418176] usb 1-2: Product: BCM2708 Boot [ 45.418180] usb 1-2: Manufacturer: Broadcom
Download torrent of “Raspbian Stretch with desktop and recommended software”:
Use Fletcher to install the image:
It can install the image from ZIP, no need to manually extract!
It failed verification the first time, but I tried again and it was successful.