A.1. Overview of via files

Via files are plain text files that contain command-line arguments and options to ARM development tools. You can use via files with most of the ARM command-line tools, including:

You can specify a via file either from the command line using the -via tool option, or within the CodeWarrior IDE. See the documentation for the individual tool for more information.

In general, you can use a via file to specify any command-line option to a tool, including -via. This means that you can call multiple nested via files from within a via file.

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