control register


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control register

[kən′trōl ‚rej·ə·stər]
(computer science)
Any one of the registers in a computer used to control the execution of a computer program.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The indispensable CPU state information mainly includes general register, instruction register, flag register, segment register, control register, and the internal variable of QEMU.
Nigel Binns from BASIS PROPMT pest control register said: "That can be confirmed, in cats or dogs with lightcoloured coats, by brushing back their hair and finding either fleas or droppings.
The core is also connected to the PS master general-purpose port (M_AXI_GP_0) through an AXI Interconnect that allows both CPU_0 and CPU_1 access to the control register within the core.
To use the instrument functionality, the designer needs to ensure that defined commands (bit sequences) are sent to the instrument control register to reset or initialize it, set a mode, monitor a state, perform a debug action, or elicit any other behavior within the instrument's repertoire.
This includes the replacement of printing unit electronics with latest-generation Goss print-quality modules to control register, dampening, and inking.
The Mol Form 14 tracker, which was designed to correspond with Mol Form 3, Register of Supply Actions, and Mol Form 4, Document Control Register, offered visibility to coalition mentors at all levels.
TCCR0A--Timer/Counter Control Register A--TCCR0A By this register we select the operation mode.
Seeking to learn more of what lies behind this unlikely name, I consulted the internet and was unreliably informed that SCON is an acronym meaning Server Consolidation, Serial Port Control Register, Scheme Contracted-Out Number and Student Consultant - this last, at the University of New Mexico.
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LPC2210 has 10 8 bit A/D interface, using A/D control register (Control Register A/D, ADCR) to select the working mode, A/D data (Data Register ADDR) (A/D) to save the collected data.
The control register is seen as an output register and is located in the first free byte output.
The memory address of a command ring is placed into an I/O control register and the associated doorbell is rung.