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How much cycles are taken by each instruction

Question asked by alan on Jun 13, 2012
Latest reply on Jun 13, 2012 by jeyanthi.jegadeesan

Hi gays,

 

I don't understand that why pm instruction costs 2 cycles while dm costs 1,

and some parallel instruction cost "strange" cycles, for example:

 

        lcntr=r1, do filtering until lce;

            f9 =f2*f4,     f13=f8+f14,            f8=f2;              //cost 1 cycle  (The results of ICE simulation)

            f14=f2*f5,     f3=f8+f12;                       //cost 2 cycle                                                  

            f12=f3*f6,     f8=f9+f13,     dm(i4,m4)=f3; //cost 2 cycle  

filtering:  f8 =f3*f7,     f12=f8+f12,    f2=dm(i3,m4); //cost 1 cycle   

 

According to the normal, all of the above 4 instructions should cost 1 cycle.

 

So could you tell me that how much cycles are taken by each instruction?

I didn't find the answer in the instruction set manuals.

 

Hope your reply.

Tks,

Alan

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