4.1 DISABLED

DISABLED is the default state of TMC after reset and whenever CTL.TraceCaptEn is cleared. All programming must be performed in this state.

When the TMC is in DISABLED state, the contents of most registers, including the MODE and FFCR registers, have no effect. For backwards compatibility, the contents of the circular buffer can be read in this state. The debugger must manually manage the read pointer. The TMC enters RUNNING state from DISABLED state when the CTL.TraceCaptEn bit is set.

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