User Tools

Site Tools


coding_20the_20pause_20instruction

Coding the PAUSE instruction

by Richard Russell, November 2009

If you want to use the PAUSE instruction (available on Pentium 4 and later CPUs) one way would be to encode it using DBs:

      db &F3 : db &90

but a more convenient and elegant way is as follows:

      rep nop
This website uses cookies for visitor traffic analysis. By using the website, you agree with storing the cookies on your computer.More information
coding_20the_20pause_20instruction.txt · Last modified: 2018/03/31 13:19 (external edit)