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Do regular component cables do 720p or do you have to go with hdmi to component?
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yes they do on their own
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does anyone have linux installed in their PS3's? besides being able to download stuff from the net, what else can u do with linux installed in a ps3
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actually wondering that myself ha ha.


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does anyone have linux installed in their PS3's? besides being able to download stuff from the net, what else can u do with linux installed in a ps3
As far as I know you can do anything on a PS3 linux box that you could do on a regular linux machine. Most people run linux for emulator playback I believe. But you can run open-office and things like that too.
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Sony used a hypervisor (or virtual machine monitor) to prevent low-level access of PS3's RSX. (Basically a variant of the Nvidia Geforce 7800)...As a result, you can't do all that much without video/3D acceleration.

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The PS3 can play MGS4....need I say more?
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After I saw a post about running emulators on linux on the PS3. I was just wondering if anyone knows if there are any PS one emulator for linux.
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Tell you what: when I am not using my ps3 and am on my PC, my ps3 folds permanently (hasn't been switched off for about 4 weeks since i got it.

25 WU's completed!!


in 4 weeks! For me that is a personal record.


EDIT:::- as for cables. Grab yoursen a venom or similar HDMI cable; Component is DA LOSE!

Quality on HDMI is waaaay better than component. Fact. Period.
does the ps3 not suffer from heating or running problems when its left on for that long? i know i dont like to keep it on if im not doing anything on it. but maybe im just paranoid because my first ps3 went faulty..
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does the ps3 not suffer from heating or running problems when its left on for that long? i know i dont like to keep it on if im not doing anything on it. but maybe im just paranoid because my first ps3 went faulty..
My Ps3 (60gb) has been on for the past week folding and its doing fine. Its a bit warm but i doubt it'll RROD..
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