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I installed Linux on my PS3....and now I can't get back into my PS3, it keeps booting into Linux every time I reboot. Anyone know how to fix this?
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post #2 of 13
Try holding down the power button (rather than just tapping it) until the system boots.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
Try holding down the power button (rather than just tapping it) until the system boots.
And if that doesn't work?
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yeah what he said
    
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Quote:
And if that doesn't work?
it'll work.
    
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post #6 of 13
Thats odd..It should only boot into linux when you select Other OS in the PS3 menu.

I guess it depends on how you set it up.
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post #7 of 13
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How long am I supposed to hold it? I held my finger on it and it turned off before it had a chance to display anything.
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post #8 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dillard13 View Post
How long am I supposed to hold it? I held my finger on it and it turned off before it had a chance to display anything.
Have the system off and hold the power button to turn it on. It'll basically revert to the standard PS operating system. It takes a few seconds to come on.
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
Have the system off and hold the power button to turn it on. It'll basically revert to the standard PS operating system. It takes a few seconds to come on.
That's what I did.....it didn't display anything and the light turned red again before it booted into anything.
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post #10 of 13
Hmm...Giev it a few more tries. It should work for ya.
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