Questions relating to the Sony Playstation 3 games console (ps3)

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PS3 controller on Sixad disbales Broadcom Bluetooth

The recipe for breaking blue tooth is so far: Fresh install - blue tooth is happy install broadcom drivers for wifi Update to latest ubu install sixad run it once through and check ps3 controller is ...
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Mirror Ubuntu desktop onto PS3 via wifi (DLNA etc)

I'm looking to mirror my Ubuntu destop onto my TV by using my PS3. All done via wifi. Similar to the 'AirPlay Mirroring' in Mac OS X Mountain Lion. ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet PLEASE HELP

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that? Can I use Internet Connection Sharing? I only ...
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Is it possible to create Hotspot (Infrastructure) from wireless?

I have 2 wireless cards, internal & usb wifi. I am connected to the internet with my USB Wifi which means that my internal wifi is idle all the time. I want to hook up my ps3 to the net as well, ...
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Can anyone tell me how to play ps3 games on ubuntu

I have just started using ubuntu 12.04 and i was wondering whether i can play ps2 or ps3 games on ubuntu. Please help if its possible. Thanks
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How do I use a ps3 Sixaxis controller with Ubuntu 13.10 to control games

I need to know so I don't have to use clunky mouse and keyboard controls. I haven't tried this yet, and have no idea where to start.
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How can I install PS3 joypad in wireless - bluetooth- mode (Steam compatible)?

I can connect and use my PS3 pad with the USB wire without issues, and then using xboxdrv I'm able to fully use it as an xbox pad under Steam. Only issue is that I'd like to use it as a wireless ...
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Two PS3 controllers connected via USB identified as one

I'm currently trying to get 2 PS3 controllers (that are connected via USB) to work on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine. For most games this works out-of-the-box but some games such as Shutter identify the two ...
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Using Dualshock 3 controller via USB (no Bluetooth)

I am trying to use a DualShock 3 controller via USB, but I cannot get any input from it. I followed the Ubuntu guide with qtsixa, but it said I needed Bluetooth. My computer has no Bluetooth adapter, ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that?
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ps3 controller problems

I've gone thru a cpl walkthrus on how to get my ps3 controller working on ubuntu. i have a eee pc 1005hab and i get this far: Type the following command to install the necessary USB library: sudo ...
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Skipping video and audio with PS3MediaServer

I'm using the latest PS3MediaServer build right from the repos suggested in the Ubuntu Wiki. I'm streaming multiple movies from my server (Ubuntu 10.04 LTS) to my PS3 over wireless. Sometimes, during ...
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How can I view my stored media on my PS3 on my Ubuntu server?

I have recently installed Ubuntu Server and setup Samba I believe to use as a general use home server. How do I go about making this server available to my PS3 so that I can view my stored media on my ...
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Can't get kernel module `uinput` started

I'm trying to get my BD remote to work with my Ubuntu media server and XBMC. I've followed the directions here: http://forums.boxee.tv/showthread.php?t=15200 I get everything installed, but uinput ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not detecting PS3 controller via USB

I have a PS3 controller (but no PS3) and I'm trying to get it to work on my computer. I found some guides and things but I can't complete the steps as part of it requires the controller to be plugged ...
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PS3 Media Server not opening?

This is my first time posting on the forums but I've tried everthing and cannot find an answer anywhere. My problm is that I am unable to run PS3 Media Server (PMS) on Ubuntu 12.10. I run the 32 bit ...
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PS3 Qtsixa error/bug

So, I have Qtsixa on my computer, and I have tried to make it work on games, but It will not work; it just controls my computer as a mouse would. By the way I am not using Bluetooth, I am just using a ...
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Ubuntu desktop on PS3

At the moment being I have XBMC installed on my Dell XPS 1647, Ubuntu 12.04. I have tested the features and XBMC does everything I need. It has Airplay (for rooted Android), a good remote control for ...
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PS3 controller only works after unplugging and plugging in again

I use xboxdrv for my PS3 controllers which I connect via USB. I start xboxdrv with the following command (using daemon because I don't have the controllers connected all the time): sudo ...
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Xboxdrv messes with mouse

I'm using xboxdrv, as I downloaded a PSP emulator called PPSSPP (website here) to play some Patapon 2 with my PS3 controller... Anyway, I was setting up xboxdrv, and it worked at one point. I was ...
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How do I use my PS3 Wireless keyboard in Ubunto 12.04?

I have tried right clicking the Bluetooth icon and going to Set up new device. The keyboard is in the list of devices but when i attempt to pair, i type the pin but nothing seems to happen. Then the ...
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Ps3 Controller and DesMume

How do i connect my ps3 controller to my computer so that it can be used to map controls in programs like pcsx2 and desmume? I downloaded Qtsixa but so far that has only allowed me to control my ...
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No sound on MKV through ps3 Media Server

I've setup a media server using ps3 media server on Ubuntu ¿13.04?. I'm able to view the mkv videos on my ps3 but there is no sound. I tried tweaking the settings on the ps3 ( left + right) for sound ...
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Problems with PS3 camera driver step by step

I'm trying to find a good step by step to install the correct driver for a PS3 camera On Ubunto 10.04 LTS (Linux CNC version) I tried a number of your step by steps if found on line ...
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Getting input from a PS3 sixaxis controller without bluetooth

Every guide on the internet seems to think the sixaxis can only be connected to a computer by bluetooth, and only if it pairs by usb. Since I don't have bluetooth it makes no sense to me that it ...