Subject: Re: eject -l, and PR bin/13087
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/02/2006 22:46:07
On 1/2/06, Hauke Fath <> wrote:
> At 20:58 Uhr +0100 2.1.2006, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
> >hm.... is there prior art - both for this function as a command, and for
> >other uses of the "load" command?
> Back in the times of CP/M, LOAD created an executable program, and LINK w=
> a "linking loader". My associations went that way first - "load" seems to=
> generic a term for a command that pulls in a cdrom drive tray.

"load" seems too generic to me too.  I like yamt@'s mediactl suggestion,

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