A cross-assembler for the Motorola M6800 microcomputer

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dc.contributor.advisor Fuelling, Clinton P. en_US
dc.contributor.author Ananias, James W. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-03T19:31:59Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-03T19:31:59Z
dc.date.created 1977 en_US
dc.date.issued 1977
dc.identifier LD2489.Z78 1977 .A52 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/181553
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to write a cross-assembler for the Motorola M6800 microcomputer to run on the Data General Nova minicomputer and dual disk hardware. The Nova minicomputer assembly language was selected for the cross-assembler program.Specifications for the cross-assembler were formulated as a hybrid of those of an assembler written by the microcomputer manufacturer, those of the Nova assembler, and some which were dictated by the hardware utilized. A skeletal program was written in which the processing modules were represented as subroutine calls. Subsequently, the processing modules were written and incorporated into the main program. The thesis discusses the M6800 programming language, the cross-assembler specifications, and the resulting implementation.The cross-assembler produced from this research was tested on numerous source programs and performed as specified. Samples of cross-assembler output listings are included in the thesis.Ball State UniversityMuncie, IN 47306 en_US
dc.format.extent iii, 130 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Minicomputers. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Microprocessors. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Assembly languages (Electronic computers) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Integrated circuits. en_US
dc.subject.other Ball State University. Thesis (M.S.) en_US
dc.title A cross-assembler for the Motorola M6800 microcomputer en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.S.)--Ball State University, 1977. en_US
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/415785 en_US


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