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#1 My name does not fi

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Posted 15 January 2009 - 08:40 PM

I have looked everywhere to find a PS3 Linux, Unfortunately every time I download a packet the PS3 cannot find it. I have looked on every website, and it says download this ftp file. I have no idea... Please tell me where I could find it without directing me to an ftp site, or giving me instructions on how to use one. :thumbsup:
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Posted 15 January 2009 - 11:44 PM

If you are an experienced Linux user these two sites will guide you.
Installing Linux onto your Sony PS3
http://www.tweaktown.com/guides/1305/insta..._your_sony_ps3/

PS3 Linux World
http://www.ps3linuxworld.com/

If you are not familiar with Linux,
I recommend you download a LiveCD distro such as PCLinuxOS, Knoppix, or Ubuntu
and get familiar with Linux before attempting a PS3 install.

The "packet" you are downloading is most likely an ISO image. (ex:linuxdistro.iso)
You need to burn the ISO to CD. (not copied)

How to burn ISO
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BurningIsoHowto

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Posted 01 February 2009 - 07:45 AM

My friend has sucessfully managed to install Fedora 10 on his PS3. You may want to try that out. Good luck!

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