Linux driver for Realtek PCIE Cardreader 5289

  1. Get the Realtek BarossaPlusPlus card reader driver (rts_bpp) sources from https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/udisks/+bug/971876/+attachment/2991730/+files/rts_bpp.tar.bz2
  2. For kernel >3.8, apply fix-rtsx-kernel-3.8.patch
  3. make ; make install
  4. Blacklist the rtsx_pci driver (here's a blacklist-rtsx_pci.conf file to copy under /etc/modprobe.d)
  5. Reboot

Read carefully the comments in https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/udisks/+bug/971876, everything's there.