Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 381491
ps3pf-utils in ppc64-utils no longer works
Last modified: 2014-01-12 19:06:52 EST
Description of problem:
The ps3pf-utils in ppc64-utils package is obsolete and no longer works with
the recent kernels.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run 'ps3-boot-game-os'
ls: cannot access sd*: No such file or directory
other-os-flash-util [-b|-B] [-g|-r] flash_device [boot_loader_img]
other-os-flash-util -s flash_device
other-os-flash-util -d flash_device
-s show current settings
-d print difference of clock time between game os and linux
-b change boot flag : boot game os
-B change boot flag : boot linux
-g change boot loader format flag : compressed by gzip
-r change boot loader format flag : not compressed
ERROR: can't change boot flag
The system is rebooted and switches to the game OS.
The latest version is available at:
and it should work.
>Steps to Reproduce:
>1. run 'ps3-boot-game-os'
It's a typo. The obsolete version is 'boot-game-os', rather than 'ps3-boot-game-os'.
ps3pf-utils-2.1-1.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
Can you please try that newer ps3pf-utils-2.1-1.fc8?
(In reply to comment #3)
> Can you please try that newer ps3pf-utils-2.1-1.fc8?
ps3pf-utils-2.1-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ps3pf-utils'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F8/FEDORA-2008-7230
ps3pf-utils-2.1-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.