Inventor:Steck; Randy L.
No. of patents:1
||Title Of Patent
||Method and apparatus for a line based non-blocking data cache
||September 10, 1996|
|A method and apparatus for providing a non-blocking cache that uses substantially less die area than a prior art non-blocking cache. In the present invention, pending count and ignore fill fields are added to each line of the cache. These fields are used in conjunction with a valid field|