From: David Wood (jbevren_at_starbase.globalpc.net)
Date: 2003-12-01 18:48:04
SuperRAM is a term used to differentiate the ram natively and directly accessible by the SCPU's 65816 from other RAM types. I.E. RL ram, REU memory, onboard ram, etc. :) -jbev On Mon, 1 Dec 2003, Nathan Smith wrote: > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: <email@example.com> > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Sent: Monday, December 01, 2003 8:39 PM > Subject: RE: Assemblers for the 65816 processor > > > > Thanks Nathan, > > SuperRAM (?) or just 4 to 16MB of contigenous RAM available to 65816 > > processor. I have never understood if there was anything "Super" > about the > > SuperRAM. I understand that the first 128kB is in SRAM, and the > > corresponding DRAM locations are remapped higher up. Other than the > > efficient refresh schemes and the ability to get faster access by > page-modes > > etc is there any special requirements which would prevent linear > memory > > doing the same thing? > > As far as I can tell, it's just a name thing, SuperCPU so it uses > SuperRAM. It's only RAM. > > > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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