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Unformatted text preview: CS433: Computer Systems Organization Fall 2009 Homework 3 Assigned: Oct/1 Due in class Oct/13 Total points: 54 for undergraduate students, 62 for graduate students. Instructions: Please write your name, NetID and an alias on your homework submissions for posting grades (If you don’t want your grades posted, then don’t write an alias). We will use this alias throughout the semester. Homeworks are due in class on the date posted. Problem 1: Loop Unrolling [18 points] In this problem, we will use the pipeline shown in Figure A.31 on page A.50 of your book. Its characteristics are: • If unspecified, its properties are like those in the MIPS pipeline. • There is 1 integer functional unit, taking 1 cycle to perform integer addition (including effective address calculation for loads/stores), subtraction, logic operations and branch operations. • There is 1 FP/integer multiplier, taking 8 cycles to perform multiplication. It is pipelined. • There is 1 FP adder, taking 3 cycles to perform FP additions and subtractions. It is pipelined. • There is 1 FP/integer divider, taking 24 cycles. It is NOT pipelined. • There is full forwarding and bypassing, including forwarding from the end of an FU to the MEM stage for stores. • Loads and stores complete in one cycle. That is, they spend one cycle in the MEM stage after the effective address calculation. • There are as many registers, both FP and integer, as you need. • There is one branch delay slot. • While the hardware has full forwarding and bypassing, it is the responsibility of the compiler to schedule such that the operands of each instruction are available when needed by each instruction. Loop: L.D F4, 0 (R1) MUL.D F8, F4, F0 L.D F6, 0 (R2) ADD.D F10, F6, F2 ADD.D F12, F8, F10 S.D F12, 0 (R3) DADDUI R1, R1, 8 DADDUI R2, R2, 8 DADDUI R3, R3, 8 DSUB R5, R4, R1 BNEZ R5, Loop Part A. [6 points] Consider the role of the compiler in scheduling the code. Rewrite this loop, but let every row Consider the role of the compiler in scheduling the code....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2010 for the course CS 433 taught by Professor Harrison during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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