This design example shows the basic features of the Nios® II processor optional memory protection unit (MPU), including how to use the MPU without the support of an operating system (OS).
Hardware Design Specifications
The hardware design used in this example targets the Nios II Embedded Evaluation Kit (NEEK), Cyclone® III Edition. Key peripherals in this design includes :
Nios II/f CPU core with the MPU enabled
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