Today Cellminer: Bitcoin Miner for Cell Broadband Engine Architecture (CBEA) was made available via Github for the PS3 entertainment system.
For those curious, this was developed on a PlayStation 3 using Debian GNU / Linux 6.0.1.
Download: http://7track.org/~stackable/cellminer-run-ONCE-to-install.sh / https://github.com/verement/cellminer
From the ReadMe:
Debian Packages [aptitude install ...]
(packages marked - should be included automatically as dependencies of packages marked -)
Ruby Gems [gem1.9.1 install ...]
In order to make use of your SPEs under Linux, you must have spufs mounted on /spu. For example:
# mount -t spufs spufs /spu
Or equivalently, ensure /etc/fstab contains a line similar to the following:
spufs /spu spufs defaults 0 0
$ ./cellminer --help
RPC username and password will default to those found in ~/.bitcoin/bitcoin.conf.
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