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Conditional Jump Statement?
Assume that EAX contains ff ff ff 51
and the doubleword referenced by value contains ff ff ff f1.
The conditional jump statement
cmp eax, value
causes a jump to the label dest.
Is this true or false?
- husoskiLv 71 month agoFavorite Answer
True. JLE interprets the CMP flag settings as a signed comparison, and EAX = -A5 is less than value = -F. (-165 < -15)
For what it's worth, the unsigned version (JBE or JNA) will also jump. When both argument to CMP have the same sign, the flags are the same.