Stock-look barcode label on the back of my first modded AGB-001

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New screen lens for my early Pocket (no LED lenses are hard to find!)

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New serial label to clean up my GBC with a BennVenn Aioli screen inside...

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Reverted a backlit GBC to stock screen configuration with a new aftermarket shell from ExtremeRate...more a showpiece than anything. JDM serial no label style on back.

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Did some projects yesterday! AGB-001 to IPS in a new retrosix shell... with a new USB-C rechargeable LiPo battery. (totally reversible btw)

@chosafine tiger is one of the GOAT osx releases, snow leopard is the other one

Fun fact: Early Game Boy Pockets have glued-in screen covers like the original DMG Game Boys. What I thought was gross crud from a kid in the seam between the case and the plastic screen cover was in fact, long-expired glue from Japan that had turned yellow! So, I was unable to salvage the original screen cover, and have replacements on order... Later Pockets seem to use adhesive tape like the GB Color and Advance.

@Taweret 2020 keeps putting gasoline on the dumpster fire

Damn snapd on Rpi4 64-bit is sloooowwwwwwwwwwwwww

@FrankTheCat I don’t have a raid as far as I know! Where would I get the log? Does it get written to the boot partition so I can grab it from another machine off the drive?

Welp it just hangs here...can’t do anything at the initramfs prompt. Guess I’m in over my head.

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Looking back it sure seems like the convenience of new techy shit was greatly overestimated. Cord cutting is a waste of time and money, even if it frees us from commercials. Ride hail/share is a loser of a business that just replaced unionized cab companies. Food delivery already existed if you knew who to call, so those companies really just let you avoid making a phone call.

Today’s further adventures in RPi 4...I have 64-bit Ubuntu booted from a USB SSD...found some instructions on how to get Mate going with some special sauce optimizations. Was intimidated at first but hope I can get it running!

right out of the box from japan, this dude had a bum d-pad but otherwise looked fine. disassembly and cleaning the contacts did the trick! fully working now

@rocx nintendo loves its history! except the love hotel part lol

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