Using this manual

This manual is organized into the following chapters:

Chapter 1 Introduction

Read this chapter to learn about the components of the processor, and about the processor instruction set.

Chapter 2 Programmer’s Model

Read this chapter to learn about the processor register set, modes of operation, and other information for programming the processor.

Chapter 3 System Control

Read this chapter to learn about the registers and programmer’s model for system control.

Chapter 4 Memory Map

Read this chapter to learn about the processor memory map and bit-banding feature.

Chapter 5 Exceptions

Read this chapter to learn about the processor exception model.

Chapter 6 Clocking and Resets

Read this chapter to learn about the processor clocking and resets.

Chapter 7 Power Management

Read this chapter to learn about the processor power management and power saving.

Chapter 8 Nested Vectored Interrupt Controller

Read this chapter to learn about the processor interrupt processing and control.

Chapter 9 Memory Protection Unit

Read this chapter to learn about the processor Memory Protection Unit (MPU).

Chapter 10 Core Debug

Read this chapter to learn about debugging and testing the processor core.

Chapter 11 System Debug

Read this chapter to learn about the processor system debug components.

Chapter 12 Debug Port

Read this chapter to learn about the processor debug port, and the Serial Wire JTAG Debug Port (SWJ-DP) and Serial Wire Debug Port (SW-DP).

Chapter 13 Trace Port Interface Unit

Read this chapter to learn about the processor Trace Port Interface Unit (TPIU).

Chapter 14 Bus Interface

Read this chapter to learn about the processor bus interfaces.

Chapter 15 Embedded Trace Macrocell

Read this chapter to learn about the processor Embedded Trace Macrocell (ETM).

Chapter 16 Embedded Trace Macrocell Interface

Read this chapter to learn about the processor ETM interface.

Chapter 17 AHB Trace Macrocell Interface

Read this chapter to learn about the processor Advanced High-performance Bus (AHB) trace macrocell interface.

Chapter 18 Instruction Timing

Read this chapter to learn about the processor instruction timing and clock cycles.

Chapter 19 AC Characteristics

Read this chapter to learn about the processor ac characteristics.

Appendix A Signal Descriptions

Read this appendix for a summary of processor signals.

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