StarCraft running on PS3 using Yellow Dog Linux, Qemu, Windows 95

Starcraft on the Playstation 3 - Image 1Linux may be taboo for a lot of us, but you'd better be prepared to give it a shot to try out this impressive trick. Using Yellow Dog Linux on the PlayStation 3, efaustus9 used Qemu to emulate Windows 95 on the platform, allowing him to run StarCraft.

Don't expect to run Crysis with this setup though. Watch a vid of StarCraft running on the PS3 after the link.

Linux may be taboo for a lot of us, but you'd better be prepared to give it a shot to try out this impressive trick. Using Yellow Dog Linux on the PlayStation 3, efaustus9 used Qemu to emulate Windows 95 on the platform, allowing him to run StarCraft. Here's a vid:



Don't expect to run Crysis with this setup though. As you can see from the vid, the game's already lagging a bit. Linux and Qemu take up too much of the Cell processor to run anything more high-end. The YouTube page of the vid has the necessary tutorials you'll need to do this setup yourself.



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