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A mechanism for powering down a functional unit on an integrated circuit having multiple functional units. Some of the functional units are clocked independently of each other. A method and mechanism for indicating to the functional unit whether it is required for use. Also included is a method and mechanism for powering down the functional unit transparent and independent of the rest of the functional units when the functional unit is not required for use.

Title
Method and apparatus for independently stopping and restarting functional units
Application Number
7/973077
Publication Number
5392437
Application Date
November 6, 1992
Publication Date
February 21, 1995
Inventor
Gregory S Mathews
Boca Raton
FL, US
Yahya S Sotoudeh
Santa Clara
CA, US
Eugene P Matter
Folsom
CA, US
Agent
Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman
Assignee
Intel Corporation
CA, US
IPC
G06F 1/32
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