Another minor but critical fix In To make sure it works and to install the module into our current kernel, we can instruct dkms to build and install the module: If there is you can skip the following steps. Setup Fire up your favorite terminal and download the driver package you want to use. If you are dependent on hot-swap then either ask Highpoint to fix the code or ask the kernel developers to include hot-swap.

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Otherwise, you may or may not be able to boot off of any disks attached to the controller s.

RAID Configuration with Highpoint RocketRaid

Setup Fire up your favorite terminal and download the driver package you want to use. Above symbolic link must be complete absolute path! You shall use same configuration for the kernel and the driver.

RocketRaid 62x tar -xzf rr62x-linux-src-v1. I am a bit of a newbie at this kind of task and need some serious help, very desperate and even willing to pay someone to copile this for me. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. With updated bootimage system works OK.


RocketRaid 26xx Driver Update: Linux Power User Bundle. Results 1 to 7 of 7. Find More Posts by KnightHawk. The last modprobe will hopefully cause all the attached drives to appear in your file manager.

An attempt to make the detailed instructions work with a L card on Xubuntu Problems when installing RAID5 with a Highpoint card – Ubuntu Forums To fix his problem he installed highopint hpt proprietary driver the “open source” one.

The following is for rr62x v1.

For anyone who is interested, I just went through building and installing hpt drivers on fc3 Fedora Core 3 with the updated kernel, 2. These instructions helped me with v1.

RocketRaid 62x and 64x Driver

I’m not proficient in adding modules to the initrd of an already-compiled kernel but it sounds feasable.

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You need to add a bunch of includes and a few macros and typedefs. After all yighpoint I ended up with a module with matching symbols and my current problem. Then accept the license agreement because you have to, now you are at the “Upgrade or Install” prompt.

After that highoint the Mandrake install and download the highpoint driver and raid management software. Building hpt drivers for 2. Hello fishvfx, Did you manage to compile the open source driver for the kernel 2.


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After reboot you need to load the module again of course. Please follow the detail instruction in this readme. For some reason dkms will not copy object files.

If you are in the same situation and want a simple guide to set up a softraid I gaurantee this forum will answer your questions: Well, I had a hard time setting up the driver for the rocketraid too. If there is you can skip the following steps. Download the kernel devel package. You need to load each of the three modules in the linuxrc There will already be two lines that load the ext3 module, jighpoint six more lines to load the other three modules: Please refer to the documents in your Linux distribution for kernel configuration.