Hackers have turned the Nintendo Switch into a functional Linux tablet

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There are two main reasons why I can think of hacking a game console. The first is obvious: so you can play cracked copies of the games. That's why modern consoles are so hard to hack, because millions of dollars are at stake.
But some people just want to run whatever software they choose on the hardware they own. And for those people, Linux on the Switch is a great achievement.
A couple of weeks ago, the fall0verflow hacking collective showed a fixed image on Twitter of a Nintendo Switch that starts Linux. They are one of the few hacker teams that are exploiting Nvidia Tegra hardware exploits inside the switch.
But now fail0verflow has a video of a complete distribution of Linux running on the pirated switch, complete with touch screen …

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