Sourcery CodeBench for Freescale™ Kinetis®
Freescale recommends Sourcery CodeBench for use with its entire line of Freescale Kinetis microcontroller and tower boards, including K10, K20, K30, K40 and K60 devices. Sourcery CodeBench delivers a complete software development environment that helps professional developers compile, flash and debug C/C++ embedded applications on Kinetis microcontrollers in minutes.
Which Sourcery CodeBench should I buy?
- ARM EABI: A complete solution for bare-metal/RTOS development across Kinetis and the entire ARM architecture. Includes support for debugging via Keil ULINK-2, Segger J-Link, and other JTAG debuggers.
- Kinetis EABI: Everything you need for developing with Kinetis Tower kits, including flash programming, debugging, example code, OSJTAG support, and register browsing.
Includes Kinetis programming examples
Sourcery CodeBench includes Kinetis example applications provided by Freecale. Install Sourcery CodeBench and immediately build the bundled applications for your evaluation kit!
Peripheral register browsing
The Sourcery CodeBench debugger lets you see current values of all peripheral registers on Kinetis CPUs in convenient symbolic names — no hex addresses required! Expand and contract groups of registers to display just the peripherals of interest.
No probe necessary! Debug via OSJTAG
Kinetis evaluation kits include an on-board OSJTAG connection whichSourcery CodeBench can use for debugging and flash programming.
Support and updates
Sourcery CodeBench Professional and Standard Editions include direct access to Mentor Graphics CodeBench engineering team, which has contributed more than 10,000 changes to the official versions of the GNU toolchain.
Professional Edition customers can also receive update releases to resolve issues when no work-around is available — typically within just a few days.
All Sourcery CodeBench customers receive access to regular Sourcery CodeBench updates, as well as any intermediate updates produced for Professional Edition customers.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of embedded semiconductors for wireless, networking, automotive, consumer and industrial markets. The company provides original equipment manufacturers with chips to help them drive advanced cell phones, manage Internet traffic and to help make vehicles safer and more energy efficient. It has more than 10,000 customers including 100 of the top global manufacturers.