AMD bit-slice machines

Holger Veit holger.veit at ais.fraunhofer.de
Sun Jan 1 09:44:51 CST 2006


Tony Duell wrote:

>>The sequencer was an AMD 2910, which, of curse, is from the same family 
>>as the 2901. But the 2910 is not IMHO a true 'slice' in that it can't be 
>>extended to <n> bits. It's a 12 bit microcode sequencer (and all PERQs 
>>apart from the 1 had 16K of control store, so they had to extend the 
>>    
>>
In this case one would take the 2909 which is a bit-slice-style sequencer.

>>sequener address by a circuit kmown to all PERQ fanatics as the '2 bit 
>>    
>>
Holger




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