View Full Version : Highpoint Rocketraid

05-18-2008, 06:34 AM
Hi all

I bought a Highpoint Rocketraid 1542 4 port card some time ago. (ebay) Rick warned me that they were cheap chinese and virtually unsupported. However the mac this was for is The Great Old One™ (B&W g3) to serve music to my home network. Not mission critical you might say. Also total cost shipped was under 15$

Anyway I finally got around to installing it and it works as advertised. The last driver for this very old card was a 10.3 rated driver but it works fine in 10.4.10. It's not bootable but I knew that going in. The only gotcha I had was that the 2 external ports use a proprietary connector which is unavailable now making the card essentially a 2 port card

05-18-2008, 10:25 AM
What'd you pay for it?

05-18-2008, 11:53 AM
total cost shipped was under 15$

Long night last night uncle? :D

05-18-2008, 11:53 PM
HAHAHAHAHA! Helps tremendously if I read.......

Yes. Long last couple months. I blame the heat too. :rolleyes: