PMCIDR3, Performance Monitors Component Identification Register 3
The PMCIDR3 characteristics are:
Provides information to identify a Performance Monitor component.
For more information see 'About the Component identification scheme' in the Arm® Architecture Reference Manual, Armv8, for Armv8-A architecture profile, section H8 (About the External Debug Registers).
It is IMPLEMENTATION DEFINED whether PMCIDR3 is implemented in the Core power domain or in the Debug power domain.
Implementation of this register is OPTIONAL.
If ARMv8.3-DoPD is implemented, this register is in the Core power domain. If ARMv8.3-DoPD is not implemented, this register is in the Debug power domain.
This register is required for CoreSight compliance.
PMCIDR3 is a 32-bit register.
The PMCIDR3 bit assignments are:
PRMBL_3, bits [7:0]
Preamble. Must read as 0xB1.
Accessing the PMCIDR3
PMCIDR3 can be accessed through the external debug interface:
This interface is accessible as follows:
- When ARMv8.3-DoPD is not implemented or IsCorePowered() access to this register is RO.
- Otherwise access to this register returns an Error.