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    SubjectRe: 2.4 MM overview?
    > > or you have a sane memory management model with tags/spaces then its a non issue
    > You've lost me here. Tags/spaces?

    A lot of memory management hardware allows you to build page tables that contain
    more than just the addresses. Instead a tag register or the processor state
    or both are combined in the lookup. This is paticularly important for a
    virtually tagged cache to avoid flushing the cache on task switches

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