7.2. Cache organization

The L2 cache is 16-way set-associative of configurable size. The cache is physically-addressed. The cache sizes are configurable with sizes of 512KB, 1MB, 2MB, and 4MB.

You can configure the L2 memory system pipeline to insert wait states to take into account the latencies of the compiled memories for the implementation of the RAMs.

The L2 cache incorporates a single dirty bit per cache line. A write to a cache line results in the line being written back to memory after the line is evicted from the L2 cache.

This section describes cache organization in:

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