Re: [stella] I'm Back

Subject: Re: [stella] I'm Back
From: Adam Wozniak <adam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2004 17:08:37 -0800 (PST)
On Mon, 26 Jan 2004, Roger Williams wrote:
> Overhead most of the time will be 8 cycles (and use of the
> accumulator).  This check clears the way for 250 cycles of
> code.  During evaluation of a long expression a check might
> need to be done that preserves the accumulator, which would
> take a bit longer.

accumulator and condition registers.

If you're going to go that far, you might want to consider complete
context switches / multitasking as well. =)

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