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2009-06-02

Reseting the root passwd on a PS3 Debian installation

I conveniently forgot the password for my year-old PS3 installation, but conveniently recognized that kboot is a little Linux installation in and of itself. Hence, mounting /dev/ps3da1, chrooting into it, and running passwd does the trick.

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