Instruction Pointer

Program Counter and Instruction Pointer

These two are the exact same thing. Don't increment your Instruction Pointer until this article (and this joke) makes sense.

https://embeddedartistry.com/fieldmanual-terms/program-counter

If things don't make sense, keep trying to understand fetch decode execute.

I don't hate this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytKKCMHHxys

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