AMBA-PV Extensions to OSCI TLM 2.0 Reference Manual
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This document provides a reference for the classes and interfaces included in the AMBA-PV Extensions to OSCI TLM 2.0 (AMBA-PV). These classes and interfaces provide a Programmer's View (PV) of the AMBA® 3 buses.
This document is written for experienced hardware and software developers to aid the development of OSCI TLM 2.0 compatible models that communicate over AMBA 3 buses.
You must be familiar with:
- the basic concepts of C++ such as classes and inheritance
- SystemC and TLM 2.0 standards.
This section lists related publications by ARM and by third parties.
See http://infocenter.arm.com for access to ARM documentation.
The following publications provide reference information about AMBA and the ARM architecture:
- AMBA AXI Protocol Specification (ARM IHI 0022)
- AMBA 3 AHB-Lite Protocol Specification (ARM IHI 0033)
- AMBA 3 APB Protocol Specification (ARM IHI 0024)
- AMBA Specification (ARM IHI 0011)
- ARM Architecture Reference Manual (ARM DDI 0100).
The following publications provide information about related ARM products and toolkits:
- AMBA-PV Extensions to OSCI TLM 2.0 Developers Guide (ARM DUI 0455).
This section lists relevant documents published by third parties.
See http://www.systemc.org for further information on the Open SystemC Initiative (OSCI).
The following publications provide reference information about SystemC and TLM 2.0 OSCI standards:
- IEEE Std 1666-2005, SystemC Language Reference Manual, 31 March 2006
- OSCI, TLM 2.0 Language Reference Manual, July 2009
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