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Intel 80386 or Intel P9 Detection

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036251D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Tran, LT [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method which utilizes a signal already existing in a gate array to generate a new signal that distinguishes between an Intel 80386 processor and an Intel P9 processor in a system.