"Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced today that
it is set to release "Linux (for PlayStation 2)" Release 1.0,
targeted toward the Linux development community in North America.
Designed as a hobbyist development environment, users can not only
run the wide variety of computer applications written for the Linux
operating system, but also create original programs and
applications designed to run on "Linux (for PlayStation 2)."
"The company expects the kit to sell for about $199 USD when it
is made available in May 2002 exclusively through its website,