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What does HAL stand for?

HAL stands for hardware abstraction layers


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1) In computers, a hardware abstraction layer (HAL) is a layer of programming that allows a computer operating system to interact with a hardware device at a general...
Hardware Services. Hardware Calibration; Introduction to OOP and Hardware Abstraction Layers; including creating a custom hardware abstraction layer...
A hardware abstraction layer (HAL) is a logical division of code that serves as an abstraction layer between a computer's physical hardware and its software.
DirectDraw provides device independence through the hardware abstraction layer (HAL). The HAL is a device-specific interface, provided by the device manufacturer...