Using this guide

This guide is organized into the following chapters:

Chapter 1 Introduction

Read this chapter for an introduction to CoreSight Technology.

Chapter 2 CoreSight Components and Systems

Read this chapter for a description of the CoreSight components available and for information of how to combine components in typical systems for use in your CoreSight SoC designs.

Chapter 3 Features of CoreSight Technology and ETM Architectures

Read this chapter for a description of the features of CoreSight components, ETM, and ETM architecture versions that you can use in your CoreSight SoC designs.

Chapter 4 Debug Access

Read this chapter for a description of debug access in CoreSight systems.

Chapter 5 Trace Capture

Read this chapter for a comparison of the performance of different trace methods and how to make choices about trace capture.

Chapter 6 Implementation

Read this chapter for a description of the implementation issues you must consider when designing a CoreSight system.

Appendix A Revisions

Read this for a description of the technical changes between released issues of this book.

Glossary

Read the Glossary for definitions of terms used in this guide.

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