Root console on Sony Librie with USBPD

Root console on Sony Librie with USBPD

Libriestd Marko Bolowski, the chap behind the Sony Librie translation project, gave in to our desire to explore the Librie’s internals and released a tool which allows us to open a root console via USB to the Sony device. USBPD consists of a console program (that runs on the USBPD host device, i.e. any Linux computer) and a server program (that runs on the USBPD target device, i.e. our Sony Librie); the precompiled binaries (including sources, of course) can be downloaded here- Link.

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