Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 18th Sep 2009 17:30 UTC, submitted by Moulinneuf
Hardware, Embedded Systems We all know (and love?) ARM as the company which focusses on licensing designs for power-efficient yet still powerful processors, mostly used in embedded devices. The Cambridge company has been looking to expand into the netbook market, and has now announced a new step in this process with a number of new multicore Cortex-A9 designs.
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RE[2]: Me wants!
by Bahadir on Fri 18th Sep 2009 18:31 UTC in reply to "RE: Me wants!"
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There is a WFI (Wait For Interrupt) instruction that puts the cpu to idle mode. Currently supported by Linux on MPCore

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