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Software Control of HARDWARE With Write-Only Control Registers Shared Between Devices

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036801D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Billingsley, RE Logsdon, CF Smith, JE [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method to handle write-only hardware control registers that are shared between devices and code entities.