[TUHS] Harvard and Von Neumann Architectures and Unix

Steve Simon steve at quintile.net
Sun Nov 26 05:59:32 AEST 2017


> Interesting case. I'm not familiar with BitBLT codes, do they actually modify
> the existing program, or rather do they build small custom ones? Only the
> former is what I was thinking of.

It is a typical of designs by Rob Pike, a thing of great elegance.
See here: https://9p.io/cm/cs/doc/87/archtr.ps.gz

-Steve


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