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German translation: Primär-DMA

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English term or phrase:primary DMA
German translation:Primär-DMA
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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03:08 May 16, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: DMA
The station's primary DMA includes the 80-mile Wasatch Front in Utah, covering 77.8% of the state's population.
Wolfgang Tiefert
Local time: 07:25
Primär-DMA
Explanation:
1. DMA channel
abbreviation for direct memory access channel

Type of channel used for the fast transfer of data between a computer and peripherals such as CD-ROM drives. Most ISA (industry standard architecture) personal computers (PCs) have eight DMA channels, of which typically six are available for use by add-on peripherals, most of which require dedicated channels.

2. DMA (Direkter Speicherzugriff durch den Controller) beschleunigt Plattenzugriffe drastisch, da der Hauptprozessor die Daten nicht ablegen/holen muss. ...

3. ... Hauptmerkmale: Zwei primäre DMA-Kanäle Zwei voneinander unabhängige Kanäle mit flexibler Prioritätszuweisung, direkter Hardware-DMA-Steuerung ...



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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 07:25
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Have a nice weekend !
Kind regards
Wolfgang

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naDirekter Speicherzugriff, Komminukationskanal zwischen dem Speicher und den PeripheriegeraetenElizabeth van der Veen
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Primär-DMA


Explanation:
1. DMA channel
abbreviation for direct memory access channel

Type of channel used for the fast transfer of data between a computer and peripherals such as CD-ROM drives. Most ISA (industry standard architecture) personal computers (PCs) have eight DMA channels, of which typically six are available for use by add-on peripherals, most of which require dedicated channels.

2. DMA (Direkter Speicherzugriff durch den Controller) beschleunigt Plattenzugriffe drastisch, da der Hauptprozessor die Daten nicht ablegen/holen muss. ...

3. ... Hauptmerkmale: Zwei primäre DMA-Kanäle Zwei voneinander unabhängige Kanäle mit flexibler Prioritätszuweisung, direkter Hardware-DMA-Steuerung ...






    Reference: http://www.gaponline.de/forum/messages/319.html
    Reference: http://www.scantec.de/pr/pr-nr0599.html
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 07:25
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 395
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Thx again for your assistance.
Have a nice weekend !
Kind regards
Wolfgang
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2 hrs
Direkter Speicherzugriff, Komminukationskanal zwischen dem Speicher und den Peripheriegeraeten


Explanation:
According to Babylon & Eurodicautom DMA=Direct memory access.

I hope this makes sense in your context!


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