To install Linux on a PS3, you have to execute following steps.
Please refer the installation documents in your distribution To start kboot, you have to change the default system to boot.
Reboot the PS3 and it will start the installer NOTE: When installing Fedora 9 (possibly all versions), choose "Custom layout" and select ps3da.
This page provides an example of how to install the boot loader and how to begin the Linux installation on the PS3™ system.
You should see now new HDD device on petitboot, /dev/ps3dd.
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