Category Archives: Development

Introduction to reverse engineering and Assembly.

I recently wrote a blog post giving an introduction to reverse engineering and assembly language on the Purism blog. Considering that my last blog post on my own website is from 3 years ago and this post is useful beyond … Continue reading

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Ps3xport released!

Update : The method I spoke about below for getting your IDPs from an OFW console was released by flatz, look for his idpstealer release. ¬†I have also fixed a major bug in ps3xport’s ExtractFile which corrupted data and ported … Continue reading

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Eleganz release for Cobra ODE

Hi everyone, It’s been a long time since I last blogged. Today I have some exciting news for you, as I have ported¬†Eleganz, my homebrew manager, to the Cobra ODE. A little while ago, I tweeted that if Cobra ever … Continue reading

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libnice 0.1.4 released!

Hey everyone, I have just released a new version of libnice, the NAT traversal library. Version 0.1.4 has a few bug fixes but the major changes are the addition of an SDP parsing and generation API. You can now more … Continue reading

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Eleganz: The Elegant Homebrew Manager

Hi everyone, Last year, in January, I decided to have some fun and write a homebrew application using the EFL libraries. I decided to work on a homebrew manager.. basically a replacement to the XMB. It went really well, and … Continue reading

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UVC H264 Encoding cameras support in GStreamer

More and more people are doing video conferencing everyday, and for that to be possible, the video has to be encoded before being sent over the network. The most efficient and most popular codec at this time is H264, and … Continue reading

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RSXGL working and usable

Hi everyone! When the PS3 homebrew scene started, a lot of people were complaining that it wasn’t possible to write 3D games for the PS3 because of its lack of OpenGL library. Almost a year ago, Alex Betts thought he … Continue reading

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Exquisite tool becomes a library!

The exquisite tool that comes with Enlightenment is a nice, pure edje application that is used for showing boot process splash screens. I thought it was a nice splash screen and more generally, a nice progress bar and wanted to … Continue reading

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How the ECDSA algorithm works

To popular demand, I have decided to try and explain how the ECDSA algorithm works. I’ve been struggling a bit to understand it properly and while I found a lot of documentation about it, I haven’t really found any “ECDSA … Continue reading

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Status update on the PS3 4.0 HEN

Here’s a “quick” status update on the 4.00 HEN (Homebrew ENabler) for PS3. Following my clarifications from almost 2 months ago here, there has been a lot of progress. We have not been slacking off, we’re a group of about … Continue reading

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