Originally Posted by ixtab
As you admit to having done "uncoordinated
" changes via SSH, you might simply want to start over from scratch, i.e. factory reset + reinstall of the 5.3.1 FW. This will turn it back into a factory-fresh Paperwhite. Then start over with JB, usbnet, and SS hack. The whole procedure shouldn't take more than half an hour.
I think I might go that route.
I've reset it a few times, but I've never reinstalled the 5.3.1 FW. I'll search for instructions.
Thanks for the help!