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Use of ARMv8 instruction does not work

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Hi,

I am trying to used gem5 to emulate the execution of a program supposed to be on cortex a53.

I am trying to use some ARMv8 instruction that seams not to be implemented. I detected this problem trying to execute a "mrs" instruction, which is basically instruction for System Control Register. Does anyone have already tried something like that ? Is the ARMv8 instruction set completelly implemented ?

FYI, I am using SE mode with cache L2, 8 CPU cores and O3_ARM_v7a_3 cpu type configuration.
I tried different cpu types, but none seams to understand mrs instructions.

Thank you in advance for your support.
asked Oct 10 in Out-of-Order (O3) by p.leignac (120 points)

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