Run and analyze SVE code on non-SVE platforms

Arm Instruction Emulator (ArmIE) runs on AArch64 platforms and emulates SVE instructions. ArmIE enables you to compile SVE code with Arm Compiler and run the SVE binary without SVE-enabled hardware. Based on the DynamoRIO dynamic binary instrumentation framework, ArmIE enables the customized instrumentation of SVE binaries, which enables you to analyze specific aspects of runtime behavior.

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    Emulating SVE on existing Armv8-A hardware using DynamoRIO and ArmIE

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    A complete workflow from installation to running your first SVE program with Arm Instruction Emulator.

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Information regarding Arm Instruction Emulator

Q: What does Arm Instruction Emulator support?
Arm Instruction Emulator supports emulation and runtime analysis of all AArch64 and SVE instructions when running on Armv8-A compatible hardware. Note that the emulator does not support emulation and analysis 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.

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