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Cache LRU overriding in order to prevent thrashing

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013911D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Introduction Disclosed is a method and apparatus in a computer system for controlling cache line Least Recently Used (LRU) status explicitly with the instruction. This invention operates in a computer system having one or more levels of cache. Problem solved by this invention