How CPU's work (was Re: Hi, I'm new...)
Roy J. Tellason
rtellason at verizon.net
Tue Aug 8 15:50:24 CDT 2006
On Tuesday 08 August 2006 11:11 am, Dave McGuire wrote:
> Roy J. Tellason wrote:
> > The z80 added stuff I've never personally found
> > all that useful otherwise, and have never used the index registers (yet)
> > or the alternate set, all that much.
> I like the index registers; I use them with some frequency.
What sort of stuff do you do with them?
> The alternate register set, though...ugh. It'd be much more useful if the
> designers had provided a way to determine which set is currently in use!
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