Patent Number: 7,133,040

Title: System and method for performing an insert-extract instruction

Abstract: An apparatus and method for performing an insert-extract operation on packed data using computer-implemented steps is described. In one embodiment, a first data operand having a data element is accessed. A second packed data operand having at least two data elements is then accessed. The data element in the first data operand is inserted into any destination field of a destination register, or alternatively, a data element is extracted from any field of the source register.

Inventors: Abdallah; Mohammad (Folsom, CA), Chennupaty; Srinivas (Portland, OR), Dreyer; Robert S. (Palo Alto, CA), Julier; Michael A. (Santa Clara, CA), Kong; Katherine (Fair Oaks, CA), Mennemeier; Larry (Boulder Creek, CA), Thakkar; Ticky S. (Portland, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G06T 15/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00