Portable usb thinkpad keyboard with trackpoint, in MY goodwill? It's more lilely than you think!

I don't feel right spending $30 on a battery for a $5 laptop (be jealous) but 9 hours of battery life on a tiny laptop with this glorious keyboard sounds kinda spiffy.....

These shenanigans brought to you by cybersecurity awareness month...... lol

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Success! The install went fine, he got the wired network configured, and the first game he wanted (minetest) was even available in the repos.

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We were talking about how it was important to have windows skills that are in demand in the job market right now but figured it'd be wise to also to keep things legit and balanced, so here we are installing 6.9 on a x200s.

I couldn't manage to reliably interface with the keyboard's pogo pins so I soldered usb wires directly to the pins and hot glued the bundle down. The usb wires plug into a usb2 to usbc adapter, and then it all snaps in the rca case frame. If the usbc plug is hot glued in place then the can slide in and out of the frame easily with one hand.

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with a spacer to fit a 7" tablet usb keyboard. It's "done" now with some post print modifications. I'll keep working on the model a bit more and then upload it.

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I mean you could just print a little trim ring adapter plate kind of thing for the pinephone and then be able to use the usb keyboard case for the tablet, right?

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I noticed this rca tablet is about the same size as a pinephone and got carried away making nothing

I have this samsung battery I replaced the cells in that never worked. It has one of those controller chips that self brick if they lose power and I didn't know that when I replaced the cells. Doh.

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Added another usb plug holder for the red cable included with the pinephone. I have a ubports, not sure if the cable was ever changed in later editions...

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I got wires on INT SCL AND SDA but then knocked them off trying to get under there at RST. Arg.

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