Embedded Systems Design

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Newnes, Oct 30, 2002 - Computers - 430 pages
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In this new edition the latest ARM processors and other hardware developments are fully covered along with new sections on Embedded Linux and the new freeware operating system eCOS. The hot topic of embedded systems and the internet is also introduced. In addition a fascinating new case study explores how embedded systems can be developed and experimented with using nothing more than a standard PC.

* A practical introduction to the hottest topic in modern electronics design
* Covers hardware, interfacing and programming in one book
* New material on Embedded Linux for embedded internet systems
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 Embedded processors
15
Chapter 3 Memory systems
74
Chapter 4 Basic peripherals
131
Chapter 5 Interfacing to the analogue world
175
Chapter 6 Interrupts and exceptions
189
Chapter 7 Realtime operating systems
212
Chapter 8 Writing software for embedded systems
288
Chapter 9 Emulation and debugging techniques
321
Chapter 10 Buffering and other data structures
339
Chapter 11 Memory and performance tradeoffs
357
Chapter 12 Software examples
365
Chapter 13 Design examples
379
Chapter 14 Realtime without a RTOS
398
Index
422
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Page 33 - ... LOOPNE/ LOOPNZ Loop if not equal/not zero JCXZ JUMP if register CX = 0 INTERRUPTS INT Interrupt INTO Interrupt if overflow IRET Return from Interrupt/Task CLI Clear interrupt Enable STI Set Interrupt Enable BOUND Check Array Bounds ENTER Setup Parameter Block for Entering Procedure LEAVE Leave Procedure SGDT Store Global Descriptor Table SIDT Store Interrupt Descriptor Table STR Store Task Register SLOT Store Local Descriptor Table LGDT Load Global Descriptor Table LIDT Load Interrupt Descriptor...
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Senior Staff Engineer, European Strategy and Technology Development, Motorola Semiconductors, Steve Heath has written 15 books on topics covering Apple and IBM PCs, processor architectures, UNIX and Windows NT operating systems.

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