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8.11 Get Descriptor

This function copies the descriptor table entry for a specified descriptor into an eight byte buffer.

To Call

     AX = 000Bh
     BX = Selector
     ES:(E)DI =  Pointer to an 8 byte buffer to receive copy
          of descriptor

Returns

     If function was successful:
     Carry flag is clear.
     ES:(E)DI = Pointer to buffer that contains descriptor

     If function was not successful:
     Carry flag is set.

Programmer's Notes


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