A short one today. My nearly-week-old Raspberry Pi is now behaving, more-or-less.\* Here's a link to what I wanted to do, what I've done, and what I've actually accomplished so far.
It's not overly-technical, nor is it particularly helpful or comprehensive. The plan is to expand a bit, make it more readable.
There are spelling errors sprinkled throughout, and it's an early draft.
\*After 4 complete resets to factory settings I'd be silly to admit I've not learned a damn thing about Linux.