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Old 20 August 2015, 14:40   #235
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Originally Posted by Megol View Post
Of course it is/was doable - but your assertion that the cost wasn't high is fundamentally flawed.
You argue against something i have not written.
I've written "not as high as some said", not "not high at all".


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It may be that for this implementation the bottlenecks were elsewhere and/or that some other feature made this easier to implement.

But MOVEP is still a problem instruction in a general implementation.
A problem instruction, yes, but up to what point ? Many instructions can be problematic. This is life. For example MOVEM is a magnitude more difficult than MOVEP.
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