97w ago - I have done this PS3 PUP / Dev_Flash File Spoofer v3 Tool (basically is an script that use other tools) long time ago for easily spoof necessary files from a PUP file or your own files of dev_flash. This works on Cygwin and Ubuntu (not CMD windows)
extractor.exe - Extract vsh.self, index.dat and version.txt of PUP file
spoofer.exe - Spoof your flash files [vsh.self and version.txt] (put there in same folder with spoofer.exe)
spoofer_pup.exe - Extract and spoof automatically files of PUP (it must be in same folder with spoofer_pup.exe)
You must choose what version and image version you want to spoof in tools spoofer.exe and spoofer_pup.exe, for example, if i want to spoof to 6.40 i put this on Cygwin console (you can choose any image version):
./spoofer.exe 06.4000 99999
./spoofer_pup.exe 06.4000 99999
When it finish you have your spoofed files in Spoofed folder. Version must have same numbers of characters, otherwise it give you error on PS3. If you do something wrong PS3 will boot up Red Screen, if that occurs re-install CFW from Recovery Menu.
File index.dat is really not necessary to extract, it creates a new one with spoofed version.txt (spoofed tools does it auto).
I hope this helps anyone. If you see any error or bug please contact me.
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This error of bash is why where your home dir for Cygwin is in other folder and not in C:\cygwin. Try find your home folder in "Search", it must find two folders. Other friend have this error and home folder was in Roaming folder
nathanr3269.. i'm STILL having problems with this thing and no matter what i try it just wont work for me, when i do the things like ./keys it says keys is a dir.. i don't know whats up with it or anything..
also when i do like ./spoofer.exe -pkg 05.0000 88888 it says /spoofer/spoofer: No such file or directory : /bin/bash
so i'm practically begging you if you could make me a 05.0000 spoof fot tbv2.. i've reinstalled cygwin like 4 times, i've added the spoofer dirs and the vsh/version files but nothing..
could you please pm me and help me with it, it would be very helpful..
ah ffs, its seriously NOT working at all, please help..