I can honestly say that I have read every single one out of the 800+ pages of this thread including that very post you refer to but i was kind of hoping to get some "user response". I mean, Seraph08 can probably dirty flash anything over anything...
The client_linux_1.5.zip contains the same file renamed as x86... i think a typo perhaps when building the package =)
phrag ~/down/bbqscreen $ md5sum client_linux_1.5.zip
I appear to have been brash in my statement, FC not an issue and keyboard default thing is minor and probably related to me not wiping in awhile
*GO FLASH 26.. IT'S LEKKER!* =)