Version 0.5.5.201309281715 released

Changes from previous version:

  • new ARM toolchains added:
    Tools for Embedded (arm-none-eabi-)
    Sourcery Lite Linux (arm-none-linux-gnueabi-)
    Linaro GNUEABIHF Linux (arm-linux-gnueabihf-)
  • ARM64 (AArch64) toolchains added:
    Linaro AArch64 Bare (aarch64-none-elf-)
    Linaro AArch64 Linux (aarch64-linux-gnu-)

  • C/C++ 'Hello ARM World' templates added

  • flash binary output type in CreateFlash no longer locked to hex and computed according to selection

  • elf32-littlearm, elf32-bigarm, elf32-little, elf32-big, tekhex removed from CreateFlash output type;

  • new cpu added: arm720, arm710t, arm720t, arm740t, strongarm1110, arm1156t2f-s, cortex-a7, cortex-a15, cortex-a53, cortex-m0plus, marvell-pj4, fa526, fa626, fa606te, fa626te, fmp626, fa726te

  • new FPU types added: ‘fp-armv8’, ‘neon-fp-armv8’, and ‘crypto-neon-fp-armv8’
  • FPU Type enabled even for default Float ABI

  • 'Other target flash' field added

  • compiler -ffunction-sections, -fdata-sections and linker -Xlinker --gc-sections, defaults as enabled

  • startfiles default as enabled in linker

  • toolchain debug format as default instead of dwarf

  • accept spaces in project names (requires a CDT patch, that will come with CDT 8.2.1)

Please note that this will probably be last 0.5.x version; the 1.x version was already started and currently has 'experimental' status.

Posted by Liviu Ionescu (ilg) 2013-09-28