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I/O Address Exception on the CI Bus

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036575D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bailey, RN Mansfield, RL Spencer, AK [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is a method for detecting and reporting I/O address exeception conditions on address cycles to allow the processor to continue without having to wait for the entire I/O operation to complete.