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To get the Hercules DJ Consoles working on Ubuntu with programs such as Mixxx you need to install the third party drivers.

The driver should work for the following controllers:

  • Hercules DJ Console RMX
  • Hercules DJ Control Steel
  • Hercules DJ Console Mk2
  • Hercules DJ Control MP3


Ubuntu 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rojtberg/hdjmod
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install hdjmod-dkms
sudo modprobe hdj_mod


To download, patch, build and install yourself, you can follow the instructions here: http://progressif.tehif.eu/articles/40.

Hercules_DJ_Console (last edited 2017-09-02 17:22:31 by ckimes)