Nintendo Switch: Fail0verflow release ShofEL2 (Nvidia Tegra exploit) along with Linux on the Switch


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31 Responses

  1. The First


  2. ^lol

    Bahahahaha, can this day get any better? 4/23, the day Nintendo got completely pwned.

  3. Vitagaming

    Fail0verflow Owns all handhelds!

  4. 14mR0gu3

    locked and loaded

  5. bootypirate

    is it worth?

  6. jj

    did not take too long. i wonder now how long before ninty releases the hw fixed version of their console. it may already be in production or soon to be.

    • Alex Atkin UK

      Seems likely its in production with them already launching firmware support it.

  7. ferky

    Perfect! now… someone knows how can we do it? i see the links but it is so complicated understand the first step of compilation…. now waiting for a easily way to do.

  8. johan johansson

    First coment. I hope homebrew comes to 4.1.0 soon

    • Alex Atkin UK

      Homebrew will come to any version by booting Linux, its piracy that may be firmware dependant.

  9. boykape

    this is it, i am first.

  10. Albytrozz

    Yeah except you kinda left out the part about having to short out pins on the switch or right joycon to get to RCM so it’s not as easy as a few button presses…

    • wololo

      Yup, I misread the “home” button part, where the “home” button actually is a minor hardware mod. It looks very simple, though, as demonstrated by hackers, it’s really just a tiny wire to connect.

  11. Woot?


  12. Vincent

    So, is now the time to run to the next store and buy a Nintendo Switch? Should I be afraid that vulerable Switches will be out of stock and only new revision Switches will be available if I wait a little bit longer?

  13. Rahul

    Hey now I need a switch!!!! Is the Mariko hardware something to beware of while purchasing or will it be released in the future. Planning to buy from Amazon USA

  14. SomeGuy

    All I want is to multiboot into the nVidia Shield firmware, so my Switch can serve as a multipurpose system.

    I’d also take an nVidia Shield loading Switch firmware.

  15. Linuxless

    Hi I made the hardmod wire , I don’t have Linux or Mac OS to try to launch Fusée Exploit :/

    • mb

      If you can’t install Linux, you’re not ready. Sorry, kid. Wait until late June for the full CFW release and watch a YouTube video.

  16. Dr.Waka

    Cant wait for work to end today so I can start compiling at home… Going to try getting Linux and Qemu running so I can play some Starcraft and Diablo on the go.

    Thanks for the release and all the hard work you guys have done for us!

  17. Lollypop

    Moonlight-switch a fact?

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