Binary package “hotswap-text” in ubuntu oneiric
(de)register hotswappable IDE hardware (command line tool)
Hotswap is a utility to register and deregister hotswappable IDE
hardware. It is written to be used on Laptops with some sort of
hardware bay to remove the module from the machine without rebooting
it. eg. Dell Laptops.
Note that this utility is not required to insert or remove batteries
or floppy disk drives; only for IDE devices.
This package includes the command line tool.