Sector Interleave

Chuck Guzis cclist at
Mon Nov 30 17:36:52 CST 2015

On 11/30/2015 03:17 PM, Charles Anthony wrote:

> One of the drum computers had the address of the next instruction as
> an operand of the instruction; the programmer would scatter the
> instructions according to the execution time of the instructions;
> IIRC "assembler" referred to the process of converting the sequential
> source to the scattered arrangement.

I know about the one-plus-one addressing scheme used on the 650--and the 
SOAP assembler, for that matter.  What I was wondering was if the 
attached RAMAC (305?) used it.  Perhaps I should have been more explicit.


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