This is a long-term support release of the ARM Code Generation Tools (CGT) containing new enhancements and features. The ARM CGT provides software development tools including the compiler, assembler, and linker, among others, which can be used to develop applications with C/C++ source code for loading and running on ARM core processors.
Available in release 20.2.0.LTS:
- Hex utility tool new option --cmac (cipher-based message authentication protocol) will apply cmac algorithm to user defined regions and generate cmac tags for secure boot support.
- Hex utility tool now supports output option --binary.
- Default file extension for compiler generated object files updated to .c.obj and .cpp.obj