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Re: More diff performance notes

From: Greg Hudson <ghudson_at_MIT.EDU>
Date: 2000-10-09 20:21:48 CEST

I wrote:
>> You no longer need an offset when you encode "copy from new data"
>> instructions.

Branko wrote:
> But you never need it, anyway. The offset in the new data is
> implicit -- you start at 0 and advance it by <size> in every add
> instruction.

Good point. So, moving the data around was irrelevant; the important
part was getting rid of the offsets. I'll keep storing the data in a
separate segment, then.
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