Commit 9cce02ec authored by Ley Foon Tan's avatar Ley Foon Tan

Documentation: Add documentation for Nios2 architecture

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Linux on the Nios II architecture
This is a port of Linux to Nios II (nios2) processor.
In order to compile for Nios II, you need a version of GCC with support for the generic
system call ABI. Please see this link for more information on how compiling and booting
software for the Nios II platform:
For reference, please see the following link:
What is Nios II?
Nios II is a 32-bit embedded-processor architecture designed specifically for the
Altera family of FPGAs. In order to support Linux, Nios II needs to be configured
with MMU and hardware multiplier enabled.
Please refer to chapter "Application Binary Interface" in Nios II Processor Reference
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