Okay, FreePlay's been busy putting together a minimal SKD for BD-J development, and he's generously shared it to the rest of the young PS3 homebrew community.
What this release brings you is basically everything you'll need to get started, save for a couple of things:
1. a working installation of JDK, the Java Development Kit (get that from http://java.sun.com/javase/downloads/index.jsp - currently, the latest version is JDK 6 Update 7)
2. a copy of bdj.jar, the BD-J API. I can't provide this, since you need a license to use it; however, if you have a PC program capable of making or playing Blu-Ray discs - like Nero or PowerDVD - you can get this file from there. (In Nero 8, the file is located in C:program FilesCommon FilesNeroNeroBLCBDJjl ib .)
There's also an included sample Hello World application as well as silenoz's RSS reader and a build.bat file for building, packing and signing the programs. He says that the batch script is pretty universal, that is unless you need to add in other JAR files for your compilation.
While this brew is looking pretty good, there have been found some pretty strict limitations on the PS3's implementation of the BD-J:
* You cannot read or write local files.
* You cannot list the contents of a directory.
Well, it could be that it just didn't work for him when he tried it, but that's why you'll have to give your feedback when you try this yourself. Maybe you'll have better luck.
Oh, and do take note that for this to work properly, you MUST copy it to the root of your C: drive - that is, to C:bdj-ps3. DO NOT rename the folder.
There are more instructions and details to be learned, so make sure you do read and understand the readme as soon as you download the file, and before you try it out. Thanks, FreePlay!
Like it? Share with your friends!
If you got an error while installing Themes, Software or Games, please, read FAQ.
PS3 PAL COK-002 Motherboard images Now that the PS3 has finally been released in Europe, it is once again time for that phase in a gaming console's life, when everyone just wants to see its guts
Ps3Wizard PS3 Homebrew developer PsDev has returned to bring us what he is calling the final update to his PS3Wizard program
PS3 NAND Dump Extractor Even before the conclusion of the recent 24th Chaos Communication Congress (24C3) event, a lot of homebrew developers have already been trying their hand at breaking the next gen consoles' code and allowing more end users access to its functions
Comments on Minimal BD-J (Java) Devkit for PS3:
Comments not found
If you noted an error or download link is broken, please, report it via this page or use comments.
Please, select device to check if Minimal BD-J (Java) Devkit for PS3 supports it