Learning about assembly language

Although the instruction set reference materials described in the Overview are comprehensive, they do not provide the best starting point for beginners.

The following resources introduce the basic concepts of programming in Arm assembly language:

The Arm Compiler 5 toolchain (executable name armasm) uses a different syntax for assembly code to Arm Compiler 6 (executable name armclang) and GNU (executable name as). Although the instructions are mostly the same regardless of toolchain, the syntax around the instructions varies.

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