Nios® II Processor Reference Guide

ID 683836
Date 8/28/2023
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2.7.3. Software Breakpoints

Software breakpoints allow you to set a breakpoint on instructions residing in RAM. The software breakpoint mechanism writes a break instruction into executable code stored in RAM. When the processor executes the break instruction, control is transferred to the JTAG debug module.

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