still haven't figured out why wifi doesn't want to work. it seems the kernel can't init the generic wifi driver:
[ 14.757192] ======== XRADIO WIFI OPEN ========
[ 14.762151] ieee80211_init failed (-12)!
error 12 is ENOMEM, which AFAICT can only be returned from this line: https://github.com/torvalds/linux/blob/dbe69e43372212527abf48609aba7fc39a6daa27/net/mac80211/rate.c#L138
Managed to install the 32 GB image onto a 16 GB SD card! Here's how I did it (watch out: don't do these commands without being very sure what they do, or they will travel in time and delete your un-backupped thesis right before you submit it!)
* Use losetup to mount the image; partprobe to find all partitions
* Open with (g)parted, shrink and move partitions to the left half of the card. fsck partition 5 for good measure
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