4.9.2 does not appear to do much good. The blank screen problem
continues, and the
kernel: i2c-bcm2835 3f805000.i2c: i2c transfer timed out
message still appears in the journal.
The following document my experience:
It is possible there is something odd in my system. (I do not know of such
a thing, but there have been enough iterations of "try this... try that"
to make it difficult to assert I have exactly what one would obtain from a
As before, blacklisting VC4 allows the display to work. My default
target is multi-user, and I can login. I have not tried graphical output.