PSFreedom released for the N900

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  1. PrinceNOOB
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    PrinceNOOB GBAtemp Regular

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    Long before PSGroove was released, Kararto started working on his own PSJailbreak version using the N900 phone. -- He has finally been totally successfully on getting it to work. -- But sadly, since the release last night, his site been totally hammered and I can't update this post correctly with all the right technical info, or the released files, called PSFreedom.

    It is called PSFreedom and it works on the N900 devices.
    Source
     
  2. TwinRetro

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    Great news, but why the n900? That's so random!
     
  3. rizzod

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    apparently its impossible for the iPhone, theyre sayin on psx-scene
     
  4. indask8

    indask8 New Member Forever

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    Look at the Flag...
    Good news for N900 owner.

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    Sony will ban N900 from australia. [​IMG]
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  5. ganons

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  6. ChaosBoi

    ChaosBoi Ushiromiya Battler

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    Would be nice if it was on a more popular phone, but oh well. I'm still waiting for the PSP version, but until then I guess I'll just save up for one of those USB flash programers or w/e they're called.
     
  7. thedicemaster

    thedicemaster GBAtemp Addict

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    yeah, n900 runs a mobile OS that is closest to an original linux distro(maemo if i recall correctly, which is partially based on debian i think), making it much easier to "mess" with on the low levels this "exploit" works on.
    i expect if this will be made possible on a different phone, the next one will probably be an android phone(android is linux too, though a lot more modified and a bit limited compared to what the n900 has)
     
  8. Kwartel

    Kwartel The fairest in all the land

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    Wouldn't it be possible to use a pc for this stuff? When you remove the power part from a usb cable, you prevent the machine's toasting each other, so what's the problem?
     
  9. AshuraZro

    AshuraZro Belongs in a museum.

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    Was quite surprised to read about this earlier today. Anyways, sure enough it does work well enough. It requires the stock kernel for the n900 though and will not function with the power kernel.

    In any case, saved myself some cash for the moment! [​IMG]
     
  10. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

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    It's great that this is possible. There's also someone working on a TI-84 (calculator) version.
     
  11. thedicemaster

    thedicemaster GBAtemp Addict

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    yes and no.
    a USB-in port can't just simulate a USB device, so you'd have to put something in between, which defeats the purpose of this(making a PS3hack without needing to buy additional hardware)
     
  12. ThePowerOutage

    ThePowerOutage The Lord of the Flyes

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    Computer usb ports are USB Host
    The port needed for PSgroove is USB Slave
    To turn a USB Host on a computer into a Slave would take masses of arbitrary code.
    It's never going to happen
    However, PSP, Ipod Iphone,n900 and other phones and tablets are USB slave
     
  13. Fudge

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    I heard about that. Turns out I have a TI-84. Now I just need a PS3 [​IMG]
     
  14. OSW

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    Ooh! I think I have one of those beasts lying around hehe.
     
  15. DEagleson

    DEagleson Gamer Extraordinaire

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    Bet you could get this stuff working on a rooted android phone. xD
    Still good news for Nokia N900 owners.
     
  16. SpaceJump

    SpaceJump GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Hopefully freedom will also come to the PSP soon [​IMG]
     
  17. Fluto

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    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    n900 was my dream phone but now i hate it because it dosent support telstra next g im with telstra next G.[​IMG]
     
  18. fgghjjkll

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    There is still 3G..
     
  19. Fluto

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    actually it dosent support that either just 2g [​IMG]
     
  20. Maz7006

    Maz7006 iSEXu

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    its runs a distro of linux knows as maemo 5

    also @ op : that isn't a pic of an n900 [​IMG]

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    here it is

    my cousin has this phone, but i dnt have a PS3 i'd like to sacrifice for piracy just yet.
     
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