WiiLinux!!!

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  1. Beware
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    Beware GBAtemp Maniac

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    GC-Linux.org have announced they have Linux running natively on the Wii using the Twilight Hack. They have even released a mini-distro/proof-of-concept.

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  2. coolbho3000

    coolbho3000 GBATemp Kikkoman Naturally Brewed SoySauce Fanatic

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    Wow. Development has gone so fast now that an exploit has been found.

    Good work...
     
  3. tjas

    tjas The Gbatemp HRManager

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    The fast development is because of the fact that the wii is almost a gamecube
     
  4. Urza

    Urza hi

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  5. Heran Bago

    Heran Bago Where do puyo come from?

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    It's just a matter of time till we can access Wii hardware.
    This is cool and all but maaaaan....
     
  6. JPH

    JPH Banned

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    Hot damn, the Wii Homebrew Scene sure is doing great, lately. [​IMG]

    Roll on the Wii Homebrew games [​IMG]
     
  7. coolbho3000

    coolbho3000 GBATemp Kikkoman Naturally Brewed SoySauce Fanatic

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    True, true, but the differences were enough to cause this 1+ year of homebrew drought.
     
  8. Heran Bago

    Heran Bago Where do puyo come from?

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    Link in OP is broken?
     
  9. Beware
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    Beware GBAtemp Maniac

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    Fixed.
     
  10. coolbho3000

    coolbho3000 GBATemp Kikkoman Naturally Brewed SoySauce Fanatic

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    No, it isn't. :'(
     
  11. gEist

    gEist GBAtemp Regular

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  12. Gus122000

    Gus122000 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    God all these hacks/homebrews released to be used w/o a modchip lol
    and no modchip has yet to even have the ability to play homebrew lol
    Meh,atleast i don't have to buy a new modchip for homebrew
     
  13. CockroachMan

    CockroachMan Scribbling around GBATemp's kitchen.

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    It took one year for the Zelda exploit to be found! [​IMG]

    For now, people are just porting the existing gc homebrew to the Wii.. hoping to see some native wii homebrew soon [​IMG]
     
  14. Urza

    Urza hi

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    Thats not really how it works.
     
  15. coolbho3000

    coolbho3000 GBATemp Kikkoman Naturally Brewed SoySauce Fanatic

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    What of the Starlet? That's a major difference in the Wii's architecture that took the Zelda exploit team some time to find out. [​IMG]
     
  16. superrob

    superrob H4X H4X H4X!

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    A signer tool has been released!!!!
     
  17. Hyperlisk_

    Hyperlisk_ GBAtemp Regular

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    This just begs for the name Wiinix...
     
  18. tomqman

    tomqman This Is Everyone's Fault But Mine.

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    lol hopefully we can expect some good wiistuff from now on [​IMG]
     
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