Information regarding Arm Instruction Emulator
Q: What does Arm Instruction Emulator support?
Arm Instruction Emulator supports emulation of all SVE instructions when running on Armv8-A compatible hardware. Note that the emulator does not support emulation of Armv8.x instructions, namely Armv8.1 and Armv8.2.
Q: Which Linux distributions are supported?
Arm Instruction Emulator is available on several Linux distributions including Ubuntu, RHEL and SUSE.
Q: On which Armv8-A platforms can I run Arm Instruction Emulator?
Arm Instruction Emulator has been tested on the following 64-bit Armv8-A based platforms running Linux : Arm Cortex-A57-based SoftIron OverDrive and Cavium ThunderX systems. Arm Instruction emulator should run on other 64-bit Armv8-A platforms, but they are untested. If you run it to issues, please contact Arm support.