Category PS4 CFW and Hacks       Thread starter PSXHAX       Start date May 11, 2019 at 3:01 PM       22,086       56            
Following his recent Gentoo PS4 and Ubuntu PS4 Beta Builds, today @cedsaill4 shared on Twitter a PS505_normal.bin 5.05 Loader Payload by @mircohoooo (aka Mircoho on Twitter) for installing Linux on the internal PS4 hard disk drive (HDD) alongside a demonstration video from IT Mania below! šŸ§

Download: LinuxLoader505internalhdd.zip (9.63 MB - PS4 5.05 Internal Linux Loader) / PS4 Playground 5.05 Linux

From the video's description, roughly translated:

:alert: ATTENTION: Everything you do, you do at your own peril and risk! :alert:

Works on FAT models and maybe Slim! (according to KiiWii on 10xx/11xx models only)

You can install either PSXITArch Linux v2 or another distribution (for example: Fedora 29 or Gentoo).

Installation order:
  • Create the boot folder and get / user / system / boot.
  • Copy initramfs and bzimage from the attached archive into this folder.
  • Create the linux folder and get user / system / linux and copy the Linux distribution image that you like.
  • Rename it to linux.tar.xz
  • Load the console and enter the command:
    Code:
    install-hdd.sh
  • After installation, enter:
    Code:
    start-psxitarch.sh
  • I had to reboot .. Done!
Thanks to Mircoho for this method.

PS4 : Linux loading from internal HDD via LegeekX3
Install Linux on Internal HDD PS4 - Installing Linux on the internal PlayStation 4 drive. via IT Mania
Installing Linux on Internal PS4 Hard Drive (HDD) 5.05 Loader Payload.jpg
 

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lotus78

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sounds awesome :tup:
but maybe somebody can answer me following questions:
  • how much space of the hd will be required - I'm missing the setup of the linux installation volume
  • how is the connection from orbis to linux - I'm missing to create a icon/shortcut from orbis os to linux
(does the PS4 boot normally to orbis or booting directly to linux ??)
thx in advance
lotus78
 
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