- 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:
sudo sh online-update-2013-01-10.sh
And wait until finished.