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Firmware is the system software residing in a non-volatile memory, typically a ROM, EPROM or today often a flash memory.  There is a small number of firmware implementations in use on MIPS only however in a large number of variants.
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Firmware is the system software residing in a non-volatile memory, typically a ROM, EPROM or today often a flash memory.  What is called firmware for the MIPS systems is relatively close to what is called the BIOS for the PC sector.
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There is a small number of firmware implementations in use on MIPS only however in a large number of variants.
  
 
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Revision as of 03:42, 17 June 2005

Firmware is the system software residing in a non-volatile memory, typically a ROM, EPROM or today often a flash memory. What is called firmware for the MIPS systems is relatively close to what is called the BIOS for the PC sector.

There is a small number of firmware implementations in use on MIPS only however in a large number of variants.

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