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Description

Unicorn is a lightweight, multi-platform, multi-architecture CPU emulator framework based on QEMU.

Highlight features: - Multi-architectures: Arm, Arm64 (Armv8), M68K, Mips, Sparc, & X86 (include X86_64). - Clean/simple/lightweight/intuitive architecture-neutral API. - Implemented in pure C language, with bindings for Rust, Haskell, Ruby, Python, Java, Go, .NET, Delphi/Pascal & MSVC available. - Native support for Windows & *nix (with Mac OSX, Linux, *BSD & Solaris confirmed). - High performance by using Just-In-Time compiler technique. - Support fine-grained instrumentation at various levels. - Thread-safe by design. - Distributed under free software license GPLv2.

Code Quality Rank: L2
Programming language: C
License: GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
Tags: Frameworks     Virtual Machines     Emulator    
Latest version: v1.0.2

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README

Unicorn Engine

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Unicorn is a lightweight, multi-platform, multi-architecture CPU emulator framework based on QEMU.

Unicorn offers some unparalleled features:

  • Multi-architecture: ARM, ARM64 (ARMv8), M68K, MIPS, SPARC, and X86 (16, 32, 64-bit)
  • Clean/simple/lightweight/intuitive architecture-neutral API
  • Implemented in pure C language, with bindings for Crystal, Clojure, Visual Basic, Perl, Rust, Ruby, Python, Java, .NET, Go, Delphi/Free Pascal, Haskell, Pharo, and Lua.
  • Native support for Windows & *nix (with Mac OSX, Linux, *BSD & Solaris confirmed)
  • High performance via Just-In-Time compilation
  • Support for fine-grained instrumentation at various levels
  • Thread-safety by design
  • Distributed under free software license GPLv2

Further information is available at http://www.unicorn-engine.org

License

This project is released under the [GPL license](COPYING).

Compilation & Docs

See [docs/COMPILE.md](docs/COMPILE.md) file for how to compile and install Unicorn.

More documentation is available in [docs/README.md](docs/README.md).

Contact

Contact us via mailing list, email or twitter for any questions.

Contribute

If you want to contribute, please pick up something from our Github issues.

We also maintain a list of more challenged problems in a TODO list.

[CREDITS.TXT](CREDITS.TXT) records important contributors of our project.


*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Unicorn Engine README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.