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Feature Microcode Loader

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053190D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Barrera, C Herman, P Lacam, JL [+details]

Abstract

One diskette is provided which contains the Base microcode, all the Feature microcode, the Loader and, if the microcode is not relocatable, the Dictionary, so that all microcode necessary to support a particular microcode-controlled CPU having optional features is included on a single diskette.