- Petitboot is a graphical bootloader for the PlayStation 3. In 2007 the initial Petitboot Bootloader
for PS3 was released.
In 2008 the developers Benjamin Herrenschmidt
and Jeremy Kerr
updated it to v0.2 (rename to otheros.bld
to install) which is available here:
Download: Petitboot v0.2
/ Petitboot v0.2 (Network Support)
Recently Sony's own PS3 Dev Geoffrey Levand
has been updating it (linked above) further, with today's build available below:
Download: PS3 Petitboot (09.05.19)
1. Put your otheros.bld file on to a USB disk, in a file called /PS3/otheros/otheros.bld. Assuming your USB disk is mounted at /media/usbdisk:
[jk@pokey ~]$ mkdir -p /media/usbdisk/PS3/otheros
[jk@pokey ~]$ cp otheros.bld /media/usbdisk/PS3/otheros/
If you don't have a USB disk,...