After a week off from blogging, much progress has been made.
I’ve sent the new wireless gadget off on a field test to determine whether code that I’m unable to test will work perfectly in practice at a remote location while under unfavorable conditions. My prediction: it won’t.
Among other things, I ran through the codebase and cleaned up the majority of the hard/tedious FIXMEs that I’d left for my future self. The result is below: