AR# 12430

10.1 EDK - What is orthogonal code?


The CoreConnect OPB specification mentions "orthogonal code." What is orthogonal code?


An orthogonal Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) allows all instructions to work on any register.  


For example, instructions that work only on Register 1 or Register 15 are not orthogonal code.

AR# 12430
Date 05/14/2014
Status Archive
Type General Article