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Channel Attached Processor Control Console

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051827D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Remfert, JE Whitley, LD Wick, AF [+details]

Abstract

A high function control console for a computer system is attached to th I/O channel 2 of control store processor (CSP) 4 which is a microprocessor with interrupt capability. The purpose of the console is to provide an aid for the debug and maintenance of microcode. The console allows the microprogrammer to monitor and control the execution of microcode.