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139w ago - While everyone is awaiting further details on PlayStation 3 Custom Firmware 4.21 from the Red Power Team, today multiMAN was updated to version 04.06.00 followed by v04.06.01 adding PS3 4.21 CFW support among the changes outlined below.

Download: MultiMAN v04.06.00 / MultiMAN v04.06.00 (Mirror) / MultiMAN v04.06.00 (Mirror #2) / MultiMAN v04.06.01 / MultiMAN v04.06.01 (Mirror)

What's new in multiMAN 04.06.00:

  • multiMAN celebrates 2 years. CONGRATULATIONS!
  • Added support for 4.21CFW (CEX) (syscall 6-10 required):
  • "Standard" BD-Emulator option (sc36) (Hermes not supported yet)
  • Direct Disc Access (LV1&LV2 patched for Storage Manager access)
  • Raw access to optical media (PS1 backups & Showtime access to BD/DVD/CDs)
  • BD-Movie Region Changer
  • BD-Mirror for INT/EXT games

! Not fully tested with Red Power's 4.21CFW (Hermes payload used and syscall 1021 required)

What's new in multiMAN 04.06.01:

  • Added support for 4.21CFW (DEX) (syscalls 6-7 required):
  • "Standard" BD-Emulator option (sc36)
  • BD-Mirror for external / USB games

Finally, below are some related comments on the multiMAN v04.06.00 update as follows:

From Lightyear: multiMAN has supported 4.21 for a LONG time. now it's just CEX 4.21 support... it's really not that different. and deank releasing mm that supports 4.21 does NOT mean a completely 3rd party scene group is working on a new 4.21 CFW! they are not even working with dean... they have their own backup manager, according to their posts. *facepalm*

FWIW, multiman automatically worked on 4.21... dean didn't change anything to make that happen. someone just tested it out and realized it worked. just like PSX support. that was just a native thing that someone just "discovered" was working one day.

From deank: I see no mentions of DEX in the "What's new"/change log, quite the contrary. And - no - the mM update server is not hacked.

I just woke up and read some posts about some chinese shtty dongle for 4.21... Just to make it clear - the mM update has nothing to do with it and doesn't need a dongle if used with 4.21cfw. It is a pure speculation I guess, because there are a lot of people around who won't allow another dongle to surface anyway. I don't believe that their dongle (which I doubt it exists at all) will see the light of any day!

Why do you ask me about their stuff? I don't know any of them nor do I know what they're going to do. Someone leaked a file from their 'promo system' (the eboot.bin they use to launch that old multiMAN version), I took a look at it, I saw what patches they use for 4.21 and implemented some of them in mM and added syscall36. As simple as that - that way nothing is hidden in 'their system/manager' and is available in the regular public mM version. I know for sure that their firmware uses hermes because I saw how the payload and stuff is loaded in that leaked eboot.bin, hence I mentioned it in mM's changelog.

I already posted what I think few pages back. In addition to that - I think it will be a huge mistake if they decide to sell dongles.

I added some additional checks to make mM recognize when it is running on peek/poke-enabled 4.21CFW. Then it adds syscall36 just like it does on 3.55, which means that games should work without patching.

When asked why update MM to a hypothetical 4.21 his reply was quite arrogantly: Because I can, no other reason.

Also from deank when asked why 4.21 CFW support was listed if not fully tested yet: Ah, just don't tell me what and where I should put.

Finally a few weeks later he partially comes clean, revealing what used to be open source code and making the following statement for those interested.


MultiMAN v04.06.00 is Released, Adds Support for PS3 4.21 CFW

MultiMAN v04.06.00 is Released, Adds Support for PS3 4.21 CFW

MultiMAN v04.06.00 is Released, Adds Support for PS3 4.21 CFW

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#1215 - vic2070 - 22w ago
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Assassins Creed Revelations (BLES01466), DARK SOULS (BLES01402), Virtua Fighter 5 (BLES00029) doesn't
work both iso/folder, fixed/original eboot.

#1214 - MaximusSupremus - 22w ago
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Thanks!!!

#1213 - omegadk - 22w ago
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thanks heaps!

also good timing for xmas! merry xmas all

#1212 - CrashBandicode - 22w ago
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thank you and merry christmas

#1211 - Phalo83 - 22w ago
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People are so greedy trying to profit off what will inevitably be free.

#1210 - fivehoodie - 22w ago
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We have the old version of Multiman (version 2.something). Can I just download the ver. 4.14 and install it to update the old one?

#1209 - alhjry - 22w ago
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thank you very much

#1208 - mobile1199 - 22w ago
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yes!

#1207 - mandania279 - 22w ago
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can PS2 iso game be played from internal or external HDD??

#1206 - windrider42 - 23w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by chobs View Post
My iso's are detected in my external ntfs drive in the folder 'ps3iso' but i want to keep them in 'ps3_games' so i can use the same drive for my jailbroken ps3 and my other which has a cobra ode.

Can anyone post a working options file for changing the directory in an ntfs drive please?

I don't use Cobra Ode, but does it read ISO games from PS3_GAMES folder?

I don't think what your asking is possible, as they are preset locations for NTFS drives and or depending upon what CFW you use. Have you tried changing the ini file yourself?

Basically all ISO Folders were preset and if your games are not iSO then they will appear in the GAMES OR GAMEZ FOLDER