Subject: Re: PS2Linux boot disc
To: bob <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org (Jorge Ramon Acereda\>
Date: 01/15/2004 10:27:38
bob <email@example.com> writes:
> hate to say it, but Sony has made very aggressive legal sounding
> statements, something about protection of copyrighted material (the
> abstraction layer or pal code in alpha speak).
> Now, if we could get them to aggressively market the linux or even
> some bootable non-linux construct for BSD, we would be on the road.
> Sure would be nice to have ps2 as a floating point resource in an
> alpha cluster!!
What about that "independence exploit" found by the guy at
www.0xd6.org? It should be possible to execute arbitrary code with
that one on unmodded machines.