|author||James Morrissey <email@example.com>||2013-10-29 10:56:46 +0000|
|committer||Dan Handley <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2013-11-14 17:48:52 +0000|
Fix documentation issues in v0.2 release
Diffstat (limited to 'readme.md')
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 9 deletions
@@ -2,13 +2,13 @@ ARM Trusted Firmware - version 0.2
ARM Trusted Firmware provides a reference implementation of secure world
-software for [ARMv8], including Exception Level 3 (EL3) software. This first
+software for [ARMv8-A], including Exception Level 3 (EL3) software. This first
release focuses on support for ARM's [Fixed Virtual Platforms (FVPs)] [FVP].
The intent is to provide a reference implementation of various ARM interface
standards, such as the Power State Coordination Interface ([PSCI]), Trusted
Board Boot Requirements (TBBR) and [Secure Monitor] [TEE-SMC] code. As far as
-possible the code is designed for reuse or porting to other ARMv8 model and
+possible the code is designed for reuse or porting to other ARMv8-A model and
This release is the first one as source code: an initial prototype
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ models from ARM.
ARM will continue development in collaboration with interested parties to
provide a full reference implementation of PSCI, TBBR and Secure Monitor code
-to the benefit of all developers working with ARMv8 TrustZone software.
+to the benefit of all developers working with ARMv8-A TrustZone software.
@@ -66,11 +66,13 @@ since the last release.
This release of the Trusted Firmware has been tested on the following ARM
[FVP]s (64-bit versions only):
-* `FVP_Base_AEMv8A-AEMv8A` (Version 5.1 build 8).
-* `FVP_Base_Cortex-A57x4-A53x4` (Version 5.1 build 8).
-* `FVP_Base_Cortex-A57x1-A53x1` (Version 5.1 build 8).
+* `FVP_Base_AEMv8A-AEMv8A` (Version 5.1, Build 0.8.5108).
+* `FVP_Base_Cortex-A57x4-A53x4` (Version 5.1, Build 0.8.5108).
+* `FVP_Base_Cortex-A57x1-A53x1` (Version 5.1, Build 0.8.5108).
-These models can be licensed from ARM: see [www.arm.com/fvp] [FVP]
+These models can be licensed from ARM: see [www.arm.com/fvp] [FVP].
+For an updated list of supported platforms, please see the [Change Log].
### Still to Come
@@ -96,7 +98,7 @@ See the [User Guide] for instructions on how to install, build and use
the Trusted Firmware with the ARM [FVP]s.
See the [Porting Guide] as well for information about how to use this
-software on another ARMv8 platform.
+software on another ARMv8-A platform.
### Feedback and support
@@ -117,7 +119,7 @@ _Copyright (c) 2013 ARM Ltd. All rights reserved._
[User Guide]: ./docs/user-guide.md
[Porting Guide]: ./docs/porting-guide.md
-[ARMv8]: http://www.arm.com/products/processors/armv8-architecture.php "ARMv8 Architecture"
+[ARMv8-A]: http://www.arm.com/products/processors/armv8-architecture.php "ARMv8-A Architecture"
[FVP]: http://www.arm.com/fvp "ARM's Fixed Virtual Platforms"
[PSCI]: http://infocenter.arm.com/help/topic/com.arm.doc.den0022b/index.html "Power State Coordination Interface PDD (ARM DEN 0022B.b)"
[SMCCC]: http://infocenter.arm.com/help/topic/com.arm.doc.den0028a/index.html "SMC Calling Convention PDD (ARM DEN 0028A)"