lars at nocrew.org
Thu Jul 21 15:39:22 CDT 2016
Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com> writes:
> On 21 July 2016 at 16:45, Lars Brinkhoff <lars at nocrew.org> wrote:
>> I have both the ARM and the 6502 instruction sets very fresh in my mind
>> right now. I don't see how the ARM could be a 6502 knockoff, even
>> without that sauce. Care to explain in more detail?
> This is a matter of historical record, AIUI.
I know it's a widely circulated claim, but I haven't seen much evidence
for it. The link you posted above says "Sophie maintains that "inspired
by" isn't the right choice of words." In which case I suppose
"knockoff" is even less right.
I'm just genuinely curious exactly which features of the 6502 and ARM
instruction sets people think are so alike? Please, name specific
More information about the cctech