However, the changes required to the source code are fairly trivial. They used to be free as in beer and speech , but they went commercial. Yuri Chernyavsky on In this imperfect world everything that you need to be done properly, you need to do by yourself. As a result, I decided to add the steps I used to get the driver working with version 1. RSS feeds of this Blog comment feed. If after a kernel upgrade you reboot and it can’t find the rr26xx module, then reboot in an old working kernel and run this:

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Highpoint RocketRaid Raid5 driver problem.

Have you had the opportunity to test this on a newer kernal? Path to the directory should not contain any spaces, it could lead to errors when building module. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.

You have to dig, but there are some updated versions of the driver source. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. The last modprobe will hopefully cause all the attached drives to appear in your file manager.


Rocketrqid to be some unofficial patched driver source Discussion where I learned about applying the required patch to my 1. They used to be free as in beer and speechbut they went commercial.

Steve A on There is a binary-part of in it and it is kind-of open-source. The drivers are listed here: I don’t use the RAID capabilities of this card.

Things fell trough at point 6. While not complete, this mini-howto should get most users the ability to have the driver automatically compile and install on a kernel update using DKMS. Frank F 21 4. Otherwise, you may or may not be able to boot off of any disks attached to the controller s. I was running rr64xl-linux-src-v1.

Wait for the bad weather to kick in, I’ll be back with computing-projects after that. Please feel free to modify or offer suggestions if possible. An attempt to make the detailed instructions work with a L card on Xubuntu I’ll welcome any comments to blog posts young or old. Tyler on As its my Windows-box, I just wanted something that is hardware-based, reasonably fast and affordable. The name highpount version DKMS should associate with the module.


Three problems exist with the version 1. And back to your question: By googling, I found that somebody else had the same process of thought and there was a Github project for the upgraded driver.

RocketRaid 62x and 64x Driver

Build and Install DKMS has now added our module to its list of modules to build for future kernel installations. I created a repo for rr64x.

This will allow your driver to automatically migrate between kernel updates without your intervention. It will also use DKMS to compile the module for future kernel update automatically. For a switch-over -project I had a simple plan: RocketRaid 62x tar -xzf rr62x-linux-src-v1.

Linuux a shame how the manufacturer is not supporting Linux properly. Partners Support Community Ubuntu.