About this book

ARM Compiler armar User Guide. This manual provides information on how to use the armar utility. Available as a PDF.

Using this book

This book is organized into the following chapters:

Chapter 1 Overview of the ARM Librarian topics

Gives an overview of the ARM® librarian, armar, provided with ARM Compiler.

Chapter 2 armar Command-line Options

Describes the command-line options of the ARM librarian, armar.

Chapter 3 Via File Syntax

Describes the syntax of via files accepted by the armar.

Appendix A armar Document Revisions

Describes the technical changes that have been made to the armar Library Manager User Guide.


The ARM Glossary is a list of terms used in ARM documentation, together with definitions for those terms. The ARM Glossary does not contain terms that are industry standard unless the ARM meaning differs from the generally accepted meaning.

See the ARM Glossary for more information.

Typographic conventions

Introduces special terminology, denotes cross-references, and citations.
Highlights interface elements, such as menu names. Denotes signal names. Also used for terms in descriptive lists, where appropriate.
Denotes text that you can enter at the keyboard, such as commands, file and program names, and source code.
Denotes a permitted abbreviation for a command or option. You can enter the underlined text instead of the full command or option name.
monospace italic
Denotes arguments to monospace text where the argument is to be replaced by a specific value.
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Denotes language keywords when used outside example code.
Encloses replaceable terms for assembler syntax where they appear in code or code fragments. For example:
MRC p15, 0 <Rd>, <CRn>, <CRm>, <Opcode_2>
Used in body text for a few terms that have specific technical meanings, that are defined in the ARM glossary. For example, IMPLEMENTATION DEFINED, IMPLEMENTATION SPECIFIC, UNKNOWN, and UNPREDICTABLE.


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