PSGroove Modified to no longer require disc

Discussion in 'PS3 - Hacking & Homebrew' started by doyama, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. doyama
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    doyama GBAtemp Maniac

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    http://www.ps3news.com/PS3-Hacks/psgroove-...c-in-the-drive/

    Note that the current code is a proof of concept. It doesn't work with the current version of the backup manager but does allow you to launch games directly from the /app_home/PS3_Game utility.

    It's somewhat unfortunate we're not seeing a lot of progress in improving the backup manger itself with features like this, or NTFS support. However baby steps like this are good overall.
     
  2. Zetta_x

    Zetta_x The Insane Statistician

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    I don't think the backupmanager's source has been released, the original team would have to make the changes or someone else is going to have to make a back up manager!
     
  3. Gaiaknight

    Gaiaknight GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    woot go hermes just when we think you retired you come out with this.
     
  4. DeltaBurnt

    DeltaBurnt I'm bored

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  5. Zetta_x

    Zetta_x The Insane Statistician

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    Awesome! Thanks to the person who amended the backup manager!

    I have been reading mixed reports on compatibility. Unfortunately Brandon has not yet updated the 84 port and I have not been able to use the updated groove payload. Can anyone comment on the new backup manager?
     
  6. Schizoanalysis

    Schizoanalysis From somewhere inside the rabbit hole...

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    Good news... thanks for the heads up!
     
  7. Snorlax

    Snorlax POSTMODERNISM

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    Sources don't need to be released in order to modify a program.

    The progress in the hacking scene is so exciting! [​IMG]
    N64 emulator, come on, come on!
     
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