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post #53 of (permalink) Old 07-08-2008, 02:40 AM
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Originally Posted by rabidgnome229 View Post
A CPU can only do 4 things - it can do integer math, floating point math, logic (jump to another location), and read/write memory.
I know, I have programmed in Assembly... also I have programmed in C for a ATMEGA8L (micro controller in chip with 8k SRAM).
One of the most important thing you forgot is the interrupt, which is something that you cannot classify as logical or mathematical or other like that thing.

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