Graduate Project

 

Code compactness and execution efficiency of Virtual Machine Programming Language on PDP-11/40E Public Deposited

Downloadable Content

Download PDF
https://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/concern/graduate_projects/rb68xm04n

Descriptions

Attribute NameValues
Creator
Abstract
  • A digital computer is characterized by the instruction set it executes. Each machine instruction is a bit pattern which is to be interpreted by the central processing unit CPU. The traditional way to interpret a machine instruction is to use random hardware. A contemporary approach is to install a program inside the CPU to interpret the machine instructions. This program is called a microprogram or an emulator. The process of interpreting an instruction set is called emulation, The machine that is characterized by the instruction set is called a virtual machine or a target machine. The real hardware which runs the microprogram is called the host machine.
Resource Type
Date Issued
Degree Level
Degree Name
Degree Field
Degree Grantor
Commencement Year
Academic Affiliation
Rights Statement
Publisher
Peer Reviewed
Language
File Format

Relationships

Parents:

This work has no parents.

Items