3.4.1 Adding the ARM
This section describes how to add an ARM processor component to the system model.
Click the Block Diagram tab in the Workspace
window, unless the block diagram window is already visible.
A blank window with grid points appears.
Select the Components tab in the
Components window to display the Fast Models Repository components.
- Move the mouse pointer over the
ARMCortexA8CT processor component in the
Component window and press and hold the left mouse button.
Drag the component to the middle of the Workspace window.
Note: If you move the component within the Workspace window,
the component automatically snaps to the grid points.
- Release the left mouse button when the component
is in the required location.
The system receives the component.
Figure 3-4 ARMCortexA8CT processor component in the Block Diagram window
Save the file by selecting
or using Ctrl+S.
The asterisk (*) at the end of the system name, in the title bar, shows unsaved
These steps create a System Canvas file, My_Top_Component.sgcanvas, in the same location as the project and LISA+
files. It contains the block diagram layout information for your system. Do not edit this