Virtual and Real Address Match Circuitry
Original Publication Date: 1980-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13
Most systems have address match circuitry to signal when a certain area of storage is addressed. A comparison of the address of storage being read or written is made against a search address, and an action is taken if a match occurs. This compare may be to a virtual address or to a real address.