Reading Hennesy's book "Computer Organization and Design" it is mentioned "Register.Rd" and "Register.Rs" but what does it mean? The .Rd, .Rt and .Rs parts I can't understand, on page 365:
I've been looking at this website listing the specifications for the i7 processor. But I can't figure out the number of registers. I'm not planning on buying this processor. I'm learning how to ...
I was in computer organization lecture and when we wrote what the CPU does during an add instruction (like micro instructions) something got me thinking. I didn't understand how we let one of the FFs ...
In his chapter on CPU design, Edward Bosworth introduces the following three-bus architecture: One of the main design aims of this circuit is to be able to increment the program counter PC in a ...
Wikipedia says that many of the early machines were accumulator-based machines. My guess is that in those machines the accumulator did not play the role of a speed-up register as do registers in today ...