13.66 MRS (system coprocessor register to ARM register)
Move to ARM register from system coprocessor register.
is an optional condition code.
is the name of the coprocessor register.
is the name of the coprocessor register that canbe written to APSR_nzcv. This is only possible for the coprocessorregister DBGDSCRint.
is the ARM destination register.
Rmustnot be PC.
You can use this pseudo-instruction to read CP14 or CP15 coprocessor registers, with the exception of write-only registers. A complete list of the applicable coprocessor register names is in the ARMv7-AR Architecture Reference Manual. For example:
MRS R1, SCTLR ; writes the contents of the CP15 coprocessor ; register SCTLR into R1
This pseudo-instruction is available in ARMv7-A and ARMv7-R in A32 and 32-bit T32 code.
There is no 16-bit version of this pseudo-instruction in T32.