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Stephen Van Doren, Rahul Razdan: Distributed data dependency stall mechanism. Compaq Computer Corporation, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, July 4, 2000: US06085294 (58 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for preventing system wide data dependent stalls is provided. Requests that reach the top of a probe queue and which target data that is not contained in an attached cache memory subsystem, are stalled until the data is filled into the appropriate location in cache memory. Onl ...


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Stephen Van Doren, Rahul Razdan: Distributed data dependency stall mechanism. Compaq Computer Corporation, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, June 19, 2001: US06249846 (37 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for preventing system wide data dependent stalls is provided. Requests that reach the top of a probe queue and which target data that is not contained in an attached cache memory, are stalled until the data is filled into the appropriate location in cache memory. Only the asso ...