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FireFly - USB BDM Interface for ColdFire


Download the FireFly brochure

FireFly is a BDM Interface for Motorola ColdFire microprocessors and microcontrollers. It operates with Crossware debugging software running on Windows 2000 through to Windows 10 platforms (32-bit and 64-bit) and allows fast download and source level debugging of ColdFire programs via a USB port.




Tests on an M5282EVB (MCF5282 running at 64MHz) gave the following results:

  FireFly Parallel port interface
1MByte download into DRAM 10 sec 43 sec
1MByte download into External Flash 60 sec 8.5 min