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Level 2 Mapping Cache Allocation for Multiple Operand Types

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009385D
Publication Date: 2002-Aug-20
Document File: 5 page(s) / 238K

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The IP.com Prior Art Database

Abstract

Disclosed is a method that uses level 2 caching to extend the scope of the work set of the level 1 mapping cache. It can also be used for blit engine read-only operands. Benefits include better hit ratio mapping and stream operand caching.