Beaglebone Black on UK-Localised Windows 8

So I recently got a Raspberry Pi and installed it as my home server, running an external 1TB USB HDD, replacing a full-size PC while hopefully running on a fraction of the power.

I was going to get another to play with robotics ideas, when I discovered the Beaglebone Black – the same basic idea, but it has 2GB of built-in storage and the I/O capabilities of an Arduino too.

The first issue I ran into was with the installation of the ethernet-over-USB driver, which insisted it wasn’t designed for my language.

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