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Algorithm for the Proximity-Independent Timestamp Counter Correction of C-State Errors

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022487D
Publication Date: 2004-Mar-17

Publishing Venue

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Abstract

Disclosed is an algorithm that corrects errors in a Timestamp Counter (TSC) in a processor that may be introduced by assertion of a signal, such as a deep sleep signal, that causes the TSC to stop while the processor is in a lower power mode, for example.