Method of Assuring a Two-Cycle Start, Zero-Cycle Stop, Non-Chopping on Chip Clock Control Throughout a VLSI Clock System
Original Publication Date: 1989-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28
In previous generations of processors a clock generation function was typically performed at a central location and clocking signals were distributed, as required. The clock controls and start/stop conditions were also located at this central location.