this evening made challenging by a damaged EFI partition leading to an unbootable compute and puzzling error messages

since the buggy UEFI/BIOS isn't able to boot from the built-in microSD reader, I used the compact camera and an USB cable

my Nikon D3400 was useless and insisted to format the card.

Elen's Sony RX100 did the job perfectly.

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Moral of the story: make tools that work universally, and even in unusual but valid use cases.

Implement USB mass storage, and shoot MTP into the Sun.

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