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Anti-Contention Mechanism for Memory Access

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000050056D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Poret, M [+details]

Abstract

This article relates to an anti-contention mechanism to be used in a microprocessor environment when adapters working in a memory-mapped I/O mode are used (that is, the adapters are considered by the microprocessor as memory. The adapters are on the memory bus of the microprocessor, and they also have to work from their own part.