12.6. Building your application

After you have created your user-defined project, you have to build an executable file or image from the project components. When creating a Standard project, all these stages are completed automatically from RealView Debugger presets. You can, however, manually create a project when you want to have more control over the build process.

Also, each time you make a change to settings using the Project Properties window, the makefiles are updated. The next time you build the image, RealView Debugger asks for confirmation before rebuilding.

Note

You do not have to have a project open to build an image. RealView Debugger includes a Build dialog box where you can specify what to build.

The build process, and how to customize it, are covered this section and in Configuring project properties.

This section describes the build options in more detail. It includes:

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