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March 2, 2005 A single-cycle MIPS processor 3 Computers are state machines A computer is just a big fancy  state machine . — Registers, memory, hard disks and other storage  form the state. — The processor keeps reading and updating the 
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Unformatted text preview: state, according to the instructions in some program. Theory classes like CS475 explicitly model computers as state machines or finite automata. State CPU...
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