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265w ago - Here is a video demoing my "custom firmware". I would have added something showing off the new features of 3.21, but oh wait, there aren't any.

This can be installed without having to open up your PS3, just by restoring a custom generated PUP file.

It's possible this CFW will also work on the slim to actually *enable* OtherOS; I'll know when my infectus gets here.

No release date yet, use the proxy hack to play online with 3.15

Note to the people who removed OtherOS, you are potentially turning 100000+ legit users into "hackers."



Video: OtherOS Supported on 3.21OO PS3 Custom Firmware

Video: OtherOS Supported on 3.21OO PS3 Custom Firmware

Video: OtherOS Supported on 3.21OO PS3 Custom Firmware

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#239 - massad1001 - 258w ago
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Hi, i just purchased read dead redemption and didn't know that i had to update to 3.30 for that and there are no news from ps3 devs neither from geohot about cfw, so i would like to ask you all whether i should update or i should keep my game at my shelf and wait until any further news comes.

i don't wanna lose other os and i too want a fully hacked ps3.

#238 - tjay17 - 259w ago
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Is is a shame the new games I just bought I had to update to play. Even though I didn't use the otheros feature I hated the fact that I was loosing something that I paid for.

#237 - dante489 - 259w ago
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well we pretty much learned from this that ppl should either share or keep their mouths shut until they archive their original goals! it just has been awhile since geohot's last update, and we already know that what geohot is claiming to have these days devs have probably done it and tried it in a long time ago (messing around with PUPs files)... so i guess we should just move on and forget about him.

let's focus on more honest groups like jaicraB and demonhades look at geohot what's the point of posting videos without releasing? i can make a fake video and i tell ppl that i don't wanna share lol, but we all know that geohot isn't a faker!

anyway i think he sacrificed his reputation for the sake of his ego... but honestly he's quite hard to understand, sometimes he gives you those promises and sometimes he give you this "mind your own business thingy i don't wanna share" lol i guess rather than call him "god of the iphone" we should call him "the god of hypocrisy."

#236 - aries2k6 - 259w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by ahasverus View Post
So, every new game for now on will need 3.30 ?

So no more new games for me.

Ya, me neither for now. It's alright though there's still a great library of games to choose from and I still have to catch up and get a few. I already picked up GOW3 but I still need heavy rain. Gt5 might be the turning point for me.

meh, might just pick up a slim or a second hand ps3. I can't see myself permanently losing the OS feature. It's just not going to happen to my phat babies.

#235 - ahasverus - 259w ago
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So, every new game for now on will need 3.30 ?

So no more new games for me.

#234 - Chivafighter - 259w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by blood911 View Post
You need FW 3.30 for Red Dead Redemption

Yeap, 3.30 to play it. In a game company sense, other OS is nothing, so they support sony such as rockstar with red dead redemption, unless we get a "Ubuntu 10.04 the game" haha but as a consumer im still pissed that they removed a feature that i had already had and owned.

#233 - blood911 - 259w ago
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You need FW 3.30 for Red Dead Redemption

#232 - ekrboi - 259w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by xrayglasses View Post
Just out of curiosity has anyone ever executed arbitrary code or controlled specific code flow with RAM glitching? I know Geohot claims to be able to load a SPE with that metldr or whatever AND use it, but I've yet to see any proof. Everyone else seems to still be trying to perfect dumping.

it seems to me like no.. the people who have figured it out seem to get pulled into the group of people who are not sharing any info.. demonhades is the only other group i see trying to do stuff but they are insisting on using cold boot attacks to get to info they could easily get if they would just figure out how to use the loaders.. and even if they do get what they are looking for using cold boot attacks it seems to me like in the long run they are still going to need to use the loaders to use the info they MIGHT find using cold boot attacks.. so i dunno.

#231 - tripellex - 259w ago
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Y'know I had a thought... rather than filing a class action lawsuit against Sony which truth be told, would be hard to win in any court due to $ony's C.Y.A campaign with their EULA and TOS, maybe people should consider a class action against George Hotz himself, for ruining our gaming experience.

Hear me out here... George clearly DID violate $ony's TOS, causing them to go apecrap and put out these hastily thrown together updates, which in turn has not only stripped many users, INCLUDING the federal government, of Linux usage ability on PS3... it has also caused irreparable damage to other systems that have been bricked, that are out of warranty.

It would have been one thing had he kept his promise of CFW and effectively "jailbreaking" the PS3, but he didn't. Now, thousands upon thousands of users are screwed, one way or another.

Thats like handing over your prized Ferrari to some guy who "claims" he can increase the speed and horsepower... and three months later when you go to pick it up, the car's now a pile of scrap, and all he can say is "My bad."

#230 - Mbb - 259w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by Warrorar View Post
do you have the game?? if yes, did you had to update to play it? or is 3.15 eought to play it on single player?

No I live in Europe so I need to wait till the 21st.