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HPTMV(4)                 BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual                 HPTMV(4)

NAME
     hptmv -- HighPoint RocketRAID 182x device driver

SYNOPSIS
     device hptmv

DESCRIPTION
     The hptmv driver provides support for HighPoint's RocketRAID 182x based
     RAID controller.

     These devices support ATA disk drives and provide RAID0 (striping), RAID1
     (mirroring), and RAID5 functionality.

HARDWARE
     The hptmv driver supports the following ATA RAID controllers:

     o   HighPoint's RocketRAID 182x series

NOTES
     The hptmv driver only works on the i386 platform as it requires a binary
     blob object from the manufacturer which they only supply for the i386
     platform.

BUGS
     The hptmv driver does not support manipulating the RAID from the OS,
     RAIDs need to be set up from the on-board BIOS.

SEE ALSO
     kld(4), kldload(8), loader(8)

HISTORY
     The hptmv device driver first appeared in FreeBSD 5.3.

AUTHORS
     The hptmv device driver was written by HighPoint Technologies, Inc., and
     ported to FreeBSD by Scott Long.  This manual page was written by David
     E. O'Brien.

BSD                            November 19, 2004                           BSD