Using this book

This book is organized into the following chapters:

Chapter 1 Introduction

Read this chapter for an introduction to the ADS version 1.2 assemblers and assembly language.

Chapter 2 Writing ARM and Thumb Assembly Language

Read this chapter for tutorial information to help you use the ARM assemblers and assembly language.

Chapter 3 Assembler Reference

Read this chapter for reference material about the syntax and structure of the language provided by the ARM assemblers.

Chapter 4 ARM Instruction Reference

Read this chapter for reference material on the ARM instruction set.

Chapter 5 Thumb Instruction Reference

Read this chapter for reference material on the Thumb instruction set.

Chapter 6 Vector Floating-point Programming

Read this chapter for reference material on the VFP instruction set, and other VFP-specific assembly language information.

Chapter 7 Directives Reference

Read this chapter for reference material on the assembler directives available in the ARM assembler, armasm.

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