Red Ribbon GNU / Linux Release Candidate 6 for PS3 is Released


84w ago - Following up on his previous and RC5 updates, today r04drunner has announced that Red Ribbon GNU / Linux Release Candidate 6 for the PS3 entertainment system is released.

Download: Red Ribbon GNU / Linux Release Candidate 6 for PS3

Below are the changes, to quote: Red Ribbon Release Candidate 6 is based on Debian Wheezy and it includes the following changes:

  • Kernel 3.5.2 with the Graf_chokolo's, Marcan's and Gitbrew's patches.
  • New version of the installer with some features added and some bugs fixed.
  • The installer now supports the portuguese language.
  • Added a notification alert when the disk space is lower than 100 MB.
  • Kboot-setup now supports a config file.
  • New version of the Red Ribbon theme.
  • Added Gnome Users-admin as the user administration tool.
  • Iceweasel (Firefox) updated to the 14 release.
  • Added Gnome Time-admin as the date and time administration tool.
  • Added the kernel headers and the build tools.







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XBINX Cyro's Avatar
#15 - XBINX Cyro - 66w ago
have the latest rebug installed with OtherOS, As of yesterday, how do I go about installing Linux on a fresh cfw

PHAT CHECH-H (40GB) 250GB Rebug 4.30.1

DarkRaiden's Avatar
#14 - DarkRaiden - 67w ago
how to install linux on 4.31 rogero?

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#13 - PS3 News - 67w ago
Following up on his previous update, today PlayStation 3 developer r04drunner has announced that a RC7 update for Red Ribbon GNU / Linux on the PS3 entertainment system is now available.

Download: Red Ribbon RC 7 GNU / Linux for PS3 (SourceForge)

To quote: Red Ribbon release candidate 7 is now available. It is based on Debian Wheezy and It includes the following changes:

  • Kernel 3.7.1 with the Graf_chokolo's, Marcan's and Gitbrew's patches.
  • New version of the installer with some features added and some bugs fixed.
  • New version of the Red Ribbon theme.
  • Iceweasel (Firefox) updated to the 17 release.
  • Asbestos and OtherOS now will use the same kernel.
  • Kboot now will set the latest kernel as the default boot option.
  • Added a new tool to configure the timeout on Petitboot.
  • Added support for Playstation Eyetoy.
  • Added GUVCview as the tool for capturing video from the webcam.
  • Gnome-Player is now the media player.
  • Added a new tool to configure the PS3's video mode.
  • Added support for NTFS.
  • PulseAudio is now the sound server.
  • Added a new volume control tool.

All the new features are available for the RC6 by installing the latest online update. You need to connect the PS3 to the internet, open a lxterminal and download the file:

Then, you must execute it:

And wait until finished.

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#12 - bearmon2010 - 74w ago
What is so great about it ? I am curious about linux and not familiar to it. I know about Linux Windows but what is so great about it for PS3 ? Hmm..

hilongo's Avatar
#11 - hilongo - 74w ago
This is really sweet... Nice work to all involved!













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