Xilinx + ModelSim XE Linux

Started by Tim McCoy in comp.arch.fpga16 years ago 3 replies

Hi all, I'm happy to see Xilinx is releasing their WebPack for Linux, and with a couple of minor tweaks, it actually works on everyday...

Hi all, I'm happy to see Xilinx is releasing their WebPack for Linux, and with a couple of minor tweaks, it actually works on everyday versions of Linux like Debian. Problem is, its missing the simulation and verfication tools shipped with the Windows version. I'm namely thinking about ModelSim, and the version that is downloadable from the Xilinx WebPack homepage - what are people doin...


Linux on Viretex-II pro

Started by Eric in comp.arch.fpga15 years ago 1 reply

Hi, I just got a board with a Viretex-II pro FPGA. I'm a newbie and have several questions that would like to get some answers or...

Hi, I just got a board with a Viretex-II pro FPGA. I'm a newbie and have several questions that would like to get some answers or suggestions. We were planning on porting linux to the FPGA. What are the advantages and disadvantages of porting linux to PPC and Microblaze? I have seen works done on porting uClinux to Microblaze, is that better than porting to PPC? Is it a good idea to port...


WebPack on CentOS 5 ?

Started by Jon Elson in comp.arch.fpga12 years ago 6 replies

Hello, all, I just set up a new system with CentOS 5 (based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux) and tried to install WebPack 10.1 on it. It says...

Hello, all, I just set up a new system with CentOS 5 (based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux) and tried to install WebPack 10.1 on it. It says : Product is not supported on "Linux x86_64" platform. But, I'm PRETTY sure this is NOT a 64-bit system. The /proc/version output reads : Linux version 2.6.18-92.1.10.el5 (mockbuild@builder10.centos.org) (gcc version 4.1.2 20071124 (Red Hat 4...


Linux and Platform USB Cable

Started by Waage in comp.arch.fpga15 years ago 3 replies

Has anyone gotten impact to work on Linux with the Platform USB Cable?? If so, what version of the kernel were you using? What, if any debug...

Has anyone gotten impact to work on Linux with the Platform USB Cable?? If so, what version of the kernel were you using? What, if any debug did you have to do to get it to work? I just got the Cable yesterday, and have so far been unable to get impact to even find the device. I know the drivers are installed and the firmware is loaded. Does it really work on Linux? Thanks, Chris...


Have webpack-81i running on grml Linux, rewrote ppcableIII jtag driver for Digilent to use direct io.

Started by Jan Panteltje in comp.arch.fpga15 years ago 1 reply

I got a Linux distro from www.grml.org, and have the 8.1 webpack working on it. This is a small distro, and I think it should be possible to...

I got a Linux distro from www.grml.org, and have the 8.1 webpack working on it. This is a small distro, and I think it should be possible to make one CD with Linux and webpack as auto-run, but I only installed on harddisk (from CD would be too slow for me). Interesting is that I did not get the Xilinx GUI working in the install, likely because I changed some stuff in grml, (removed X.org ...


Thoughts about memory controller problems

Started by jack...@googlemail.com in comp.arch.fpga13 years ago 2 replies

Hi, I tried to boot Linux on my FPGA-prototyped SoC system. The Linux image is running from SDRAM which is controlled by a Dynamic...

Hi, I tried to boot Linux on my FPGA-prototyped SoC system. The Linux image is running from SDRAM which is controlled by a Dynamic Memory Controller, but the Linux boot always stop at somewhere around(not at the same point each time): Mount-cache hash table entries: 512 CPU: Testing write buffer coherency: ok I thought this could possibly point to some obscure timing issues of the m


Quartus II 7.2 web edition - Linux or not?

Started by H. Peter Anvin in comp.arch.fpga13 years ago 12 replies

I just got an email from Altera, saying: ear Altera Customer, The new Quartus® II Web Edition Software version 7.2 is now available for...

I just got an email from Altera, saying: ear Altera Customer, The new Quartus® II Web Edition Software version 7.2 is now available for download. New features include: [...blah...] * Get complete OS support for Linux in addition to 64-bit Windows Vista However, on the download page they still have: For Solaris or Linux support, purchase an Altera software subscrip...


Programming the Actel Smartfusion Eval Kit in Linux

Started by shoonya in comp.arch.fpga11 years ago 12 replies

Hi, I recently got the Actel Smartfusion eval kit. Since I use Linux, I am running the windows Libero IDE under wine. While the application...

Hi, I recently got the Actel Smartfusion eval kit. Since I use Linux, I am running the windows Libero IDE under wine. While the application runs fine under wine, I am not able to program the device with the Flashpro software. Seems like it is not able to talk to the programmer. I know this is as much a wine issue, but i wanted to know if there is a native software for linux which can be u...


Re: Synthesis/place and route with Solid-State Drives

Started by Muzaffer Kal in comp.arch.fpga10 years ago

On Thu, 25 Nov 2010 16:35:12 +0100, David Brown wrote: > On 24/11/2010 22:22, Petter Gustad wrote: > > Benjamin Couillard writes: > >...

On Thu, 25 Nov 2010 16:35:12 +0100, David Brown wrote: > On 24/11/2010 22:22, Petter Gustad wrote: > > Benjamin Couillard writes: > > > > > Do you have a suggestion for Linux? For example, can we use Ubuntu or > > > should we stick with the "Xilinx-approved" linux flavors? > > > > I have no experience with fpga design in Linux,


Xilinx ISE vs. SuSE Linux 9.x

Started by Stephen Williams in comp.arch.fpga16 years ago 2 replies

I'm currently running SuSE Linux SLES8 AMD64, and ISE 6.2 works fine. I'm planning to upgrade to SuSE Linux 9.1 and was wondering if there are...

I'm currently running SuSE Linux SLES8 AMD64, and ISE 6.2 works fine. I'm planning to upgrade to SuSE Linux 9.1 and was wondering if there are reports of the Xilinx tools working there. -- Steve Williams "The woods are lovely, dark and deep. steve at icarus.com But I have promises to keep, http://www.icarus.com and lines to code before I sleep, http://www...


xilinx windrv install on linux

Started by Olaf in comp.arch.fpga14 years ago 1 reply

Hi, since I want to start with my brand new xilinx Spartan 3e board on linux I followed the Answer Record #22648 for the linux 2.6.21 kernel...

Hi, since I want to start with my brand new xilinx Spartan 3e board on linux I followed the Answer Record #22648 for the linux 2.6.21 kernel and ISE9.1 at http://www.xilinx.com/xlnx/xil_ans_display.jsp?iLanguageID=1&iCountryID=1&getPagePath=22648 Compiling the debian kernel I followed one of the howtos on net (http://www.falkotimme.com/howtos/debian_kernel2.6_compile/). Anyway, compil...


linux usb-drivers: Cable connection failed.

Started by thecreator in comp.arch.fpga12 years ago 2 replies

Hi! I'm trying to connect my virtex-4 ML403 board with the DLC9 cable (USB) under Linux (Fedora). Installed the linux usb-driver from...

Hi! I'm trying to connect my virtex-4 ML403 board with the DLC9 cable (USB) under Linux (Fedora). Installed the linux usb-driver from http://www.rmdir.de/~michael/xilinx/ and preloaded it (LD_PRELOAD). Also put the .hex files and the .rules files to the correct dir. I 've chosen output-> cable setup -> usb cable. The output of impact is this: INFO:iMPACT:501 - '1': Added Device xc4vfx


i2c controller and Linux driver

Started by Sasa Bremec in comp.arch.fpga17 years ago 2 replies

Hi ! I need to create a I2C controller in FPGA and write or rewrite a I2C driver for linux running on xscale. Any idea how? If I use...

Hi ! I need to create a I2C controller in FPGA and write or rewrite a I2C driver for linux running on xscale. Any idea how? If I use allready written standard HDL code and rewrite the driver or rewrite a HDL code and use linux driver in I2C package? thanks, Sasa


Which Linux Distro to use for Xilinx tools

Started by Narendra Sisodiya in comp.arch.fpga13 years ago 14 replies

Hi, I Love Linux, but currently i have to boot in XP because of xilinx toolset (ISE, EDK, sysgen Matlab, chipscope etc) May any body tell me ,...

Hi, I Love Linux, but currently i have to boot in XP because of xilinx toolset (ISE, EDK, sysgen Matlab, chipscope etc) May any body tell me , Any Linux Distro (other then commercial , like redhat, i cann't buy) which will work perfectly with all components(ISE, EDK, sysgen Matlab, chipscope etc). I am using Fedora 7 and face problem with cable drivers and many such things, Is any body wor...


ISE 8.1i WebPack available

Started by Christopher Cole in comp.arch.fpga15 years ago 5 replies

I like the new Xilinx Webpack 8.1i interface under Linux, it works great. I am running the Webpack under Gentoo Linux with a 2.6.14 kernel. ...

I like the new Xilinx Webpack 8.1i interface under Linux, it works great. I am running the Webpack under Gentoo Linux with a 2.6.14 kernel. The Impact tool works well with the parallel port under Linux. I updated the Gentoo HOWTO-Xilinx at: http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Xilinx with the steps that I took to get everything installed and working properly, including the kernel modules nee...


Running Quartus II on ReadHat Linux 9.0

Started by linux user in comp.arch.fpga17 years ago 4 replies

Hello: Altera Quartus II version 3.0 runs fine on RedHat Linux 9.0. If you are interested, I will post here how to do this. ----

Hello: Altera Quartus II version 3.0 runs fine on RedHat Linux 9.0. If you are interested, I will post here how to do this. ----


QUARTUS on Linux.

Started by AnonymousFC3 in comp.arch.fpga16 years ago 2 replies

Hello: does anyone have a positive experience with Quartus /Linux using a JTAG interface ? Does it work well? What is the price of...

Hello: does anyone have a positive experience with Quartus /Linux using a JTAG interface ? Does it work well? What is the price of the hardware? Thanks.


linux 2.4 v 2.6 on xilinx

Started by Anonymous in comp.arch.fpga15 years ago 8 replies

I have a xilinx soc that is running 2.4 of the PPC linux fine. To run 2.6 is it just a matter of copying the arch directory over to the 2.6 tree...

I have a xilinx soc that is running 2.4 of the PPC linux fine. To run 2.6 is it just a matter of copying the arch directory over to the 2.6 tree and compiling? (Assuming I keep the configuration options the same.) Thanks, Clark


Linux on Virtex 4?

Started by Bill in comp.arch.fpga14 years ago 3 replies

Does anyone have experience or know the best solution to get Linux on Virtex 4? I heard something about MicroBlaze as a softcore processor.

Does anyone have experience or know the best solution to get Linux on Virtex 4? I heard something about MicroBlaze as a softcore processor.


How to open the interface GUI of ChipScope Pro Analyzer on linux

Started by Amy_jing in comp.arch.fpga10 years ago 2 replies

Hi, I want to using ChipScope Pro Analyzer to check my design. I have already generated the icon and ila cores and connected them with my...

Hi, I want to using ChipScope Pro Analyzer to check my design. I have already generated the icon and ila cores and connected them with my design. But I am stumbled with how to open the interface GUI of ChipScope on linux. Dose it have interface GUI on linux? If it has, what`s the commands to open it? --------------------------------------- Posted through http://www.FPGAR...