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Old 02-07-2012, 12:03 PM   #1
sumailaadamu
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how to install linux on ps3?


hello, I want to install linux on my ps3 console, but I did not know how.
I'm looking for method to install linux on my playstation 3 for free.

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Old 02-07-2012, 12:30 PM   #2
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Sony has removed the option to install Linux from the firmware of the PS3, so if you have a somewhat new firmware on it you will not be able to do that.
There may be some cracks to achieve what you want (I don't own a PS3, so I don't know), but the LQ rules are not permitting to post something like that here, if I understand it correctly.
 
  


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