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Old 05-15-12, 11:01 PM   #1
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PS3 Help

I had my PS3 system fixed because it got the YLOD. When i got it back, i tried playing a newer game, and the system needed to update, and it tried, but it said it needed to install the other os. But I checked on my system and it says I already have it. Should I install it again? I hope someone can help me.
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Old 05-20-12, 04:52 AM   #2
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Re: PS3 Help

Was the system trying to update via disc or internet?
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Old 05-20-12, 10:52 AM   #3
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Re: PS3 Help

The "other OS" is what they called the feature that allowed you to install Linux (or something else I guess) on the system, alongside the usual OS. But, it was removed a while ago.

Did you have Linux installed on yours?
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Old 05-22-12, 12:15 AM   #4
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Re: PS3 Help

It was trying to update when i was trying to play ps3 game.

I don't know if Linux was installed on mine. I have the original ps3 system that played all 3 playstation system games.
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