Chapter 8

Exception Handling in Detail

Abstract

This chapter looks into the details of the interrupt/exception handling sequence including the details of automatic stacking and unstacking, exception return, and introduces the lazy stacking feature on the Cortex®-M4 processor.

Keywords

EXC_RETURN; stack frame; stacking; unstacking; interrupt latency; tail-chaining; late arrival; pop pre-emption; lazy stacking

Chapter Outline

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