Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 24th Jun 2013 15:20 UTC, submitted by sheokand
Games Pretty cool stuff: the PlayStation 4 apparently runs on a version of FreeBSD 9.0 modified by Sony and renamed to 'Orbis OS'. Second generation developer kits use GNU GRUB to boot, and allow you to boot into a graphical or a console mode. Not much else is known at this point, but it's a fun bit of information, and perhaps a boon to homebrew developer and hackers.
Permalink for comment 565564
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: Remember the PS3 ...
by rr7.num7 on Mon 24th Jun 2013 23:57 UTC in reply to "Remember the PS3 ..."
rr7.num7
Member since:
2010-04-30

We all remember the PS3, right? How Sony sold it as a "computer", then crippled the feature with an update? Will anyone be foolish enough to trust Sony on this again?


What do you mean by "this"?
And what does it have to do with the article?

Reply Parent Score: 2