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How do I clear the Watchdog Timer (WDT) in Sleep mode for TRAVEO II Family MCU? – KBA233370

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How do I clear the Watchdog Timer (WDT) in Sleep mode for TRAVEO II Family MCU? – KBA233370

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Question:
How do I clear the watchdog timer (WDT) in Sleep mode for TRAVEOä II family MCU?

Answer:
The WDT cannot be cleared in Sleep or DeepSleep power modes. To clear the WDT, the CPU needs to wakes up.

In Sleep or DeepSleep power modes, the CPU subsystem is powered-down. The watchdog counter can send WDT WARN ACTION interrupt request to the wakeup interrupt controller (WIC), then WIC wakes up the CPU.

After wakeup, the CPU acknowledges the interrupt request and executes the ISR. The interrupt must be cleared after entering the ISR in firmware. For more details, refer the Watchdog Timer (WDT) section in the Architecture Technical Reference Manual.

Note: This KBA applies to the following series of TRAVEO II MCUs:

  • CYT2 Series
  • CYT3 Series
  • CYT4 Series
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