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3.4 Sitara™ Processors Building Blocks for PRU Development: Firmware

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Date: March 30, 2016

The Programmable Real-Time Unit (PRU) is a small processor that is tightly integrated with an IO subsystem, offering low-latency control of IO pins on TI’s SoC devices including the AM335x, AM437x, and AM57x Sitara Processors. The PRU is customer-programmable and can be used to implement simple and flexible control functions, peripherals, and state machines that directly access IO pins of the device, as well as can communicate with the application cores. This session provides an overview of PRU firmware development, including the PRU Code Generation Tools (CGT) provided by TI, how to use the PRU register header files, and various options for development and debug both inside and outside of Code Composer Studio (CCS).

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