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Update the NEWS file to cover more of the user-visible changes.

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dbrownell 12 years ago
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@@ -5,27 +5,43 @@ other issues not mentioned here.

JTAG Layer:
FT2232H (high speed USB) support doesn't need separate configuration
New reset_config options for SRST gating the JTAG clock (or not)
TAP declaration no longer requires ircapture and mask attributes
New "post-reset" event handler for TAP-invariant setup code

Target Layer:
New commands for use with Cortex-M3 processors:
"cortex_m3 disassemble" ... Thumb2 disassembly (UAL format)
"cortex_m3 vector_catch" ... traps certain hardware faults
without tying up breakpoint resources
If you're willing to help debug it: VERY EARLY Cortex-A8 support
If you're willing to help debug it
VERY EARLY Cortex-A8 and ARMv7A support
Updated hardware support
New commands for use with XScale processors: "xscale vector_table"
ARM11 single stepping support for i.MX31
single stepping support for i.MX31
bugfix for missing "arm11" prefix on "arm11 memwrite ..."
ETM support
Unavailable registers are not listed

Flash Layer:
The lpc2000 driver handles the new NXP LPC1700 (Cortex-M3) chips
New lpc2900 driver for NXP LPC2900 chips (ARM968 based)
New "last" flag for NOR "flash erase_sector" and "flash protect"
The "nand erase N" command now erases all of bank N

Board, Target, and Interface Configuration Scripts:
Amontec JTAGkey2 support
Cleanup and additions for the TI/Luminary Stellaris scripts
LPC1768 target (and flash) support
Keil MCB1700 eval board
Samsung s3c2450
Mini2440 board
Numeric TAP and Target identifiers now trigger warnings

Capture more debugging and setup advice
Notes on target source code changes that may help debugging

Build and Release: