This article does not cite any sources. (December 2009) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
Under the relative addressing scheme, to obtain an absolute address, the relevant base address is taken and offset (aka displacement) is added to it. Under this type of scheme, the base address is the lowest numbered address within a prescribed range, to facilitate adding related positive-valued offsets.
|This computer hardware article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|