Patent Number: 7,103,751

Title: Method and apparatus for representation of an address in canonical form

Abstract: A method and apparatus for representing an address in canonical form. The address is received and an error indicator is computed according to whether the address is received in a correct canonical form. The error indicator is stored together with a portion of the address, the portion being less than the entire address. The error indicator, together with the portion of the address stored, represent the address received.

Inventors: Toll; Bret L. (Hillsboro, OR), Miller; John Alan (Portland, OR), Fetterman; Michael A. (Hillsboro, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G06F 12/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018