The Adaptec Storage Manager is also working very well on Ubuntu 10.10. The current version of the Adaptec Storage Manager is v6.5-18579 which is dated August 25, 2010.
The User's Guide can be download at here
This tutorial shows you how to install Adaptec Storage Manager on Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop.
Step 1 :
Download the Adaptec Storage Manager, extract and install. Let's 64-bit for example.
tar -xzvf asm_linux_x64_v6_50_18579.tgz
sudo apt-get install alien
alien --scripts StorMan-6.50.x86_64.rpm
sudo dpkg -i storman_6.50-18580_amd64.deb
Step 2 :
Run the Manager by issuing the following command :
The username and password is the username and password of your Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop (sudoer account).
Remarks : The installation for Adaptec RAID 5805 is similar.
That's all! See you.