1.1. About the compilers and libraries

ADS consists of a suite of applications, together with supporting documentation and examples, that enable you to write and debug applications for the ARM family of RISC processors. You can use ADS to develop, build, and debug C, C++, and ARM assembly language programs.

The ADS toolkit consists of the following major components:

This book describes the ARM compilers and libraries provided with ADS. See ARM publications for a list of the other books in the ADS documentation suite that give information on the ARM assembler, debuggers, and supporting software.

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