Running Modelsim on a 64-bit Ubuntu

Install Modelsim on a 64-bit (x)Ubuntu 1 2 wget http://download.altera.com/akdlm/software/acdsinst/13.1/162/ib_installers/ModelSimSetup- chmod +x ModelSimSetup- However, the free version of Modelsim Altera Edition is 32-bit only. We need to install some dependencies: 1 2 3 4 sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install build-essential sudo apt-get install gcc-multilib g++-multilib lib32z1 lib32stdc++6 lib32gcc1 expat:i386 fontconfig:i386 libfreetype6:i386 libexpat1:i386 libc6:i386 libgtk-3-0:i386 libcanberra0:i386 libpng16-16:i386 libice6:i386 libsm6:i386 libncurses5:i386 zlib1g:i386 libx11-6:i386 libxau6:i386 libxdmcp6:i386 libxext6:i386 libxft2:i386 libxrender1:i386 libxt6:i386 libxtst6:i386 Next, we need to build a free version of FreeType:


DevFest Bout du Monde - 28/02/2020 How to describe hardware code in Python down to the processor. Quick note about the license mess in the embedded world (in 🇫🇷). Con website and slides. Toulouse Hacking Convention - 09/03/2018 Results of a research project (link). Con website and slides.

Xilinx settings in `~/.bashrc`

Just because I’m too lazy to rewrite the few lines needed to get Vivado running. Requirements Xilinx tools are installed in /opt/Xilinx You have write rights in this repository. Otherwise, just run a chown -R on /opt/Xilinx For this note, I assume you have the 2018.2 version installed on a 64-bit OS. Your license file is /opt/Xilinx/Xilinx.lic These lines have to be added at the end of your ~/.bashrc file

Yocto on the Zedboard 101

1. Introduction Yocto provides tools and metadata for creating custom embedded systems with following main features : Images are tailored to specific hardware and use cases But metadata is generally arch-independent Unlike a distro, kitchen sink is not included (we know what we need in advance) Other keywords and their meanings are explained here: An image is a collection of baked recipes (packages) A ‘recipe’ is a set of instructions for building packages Where to get the source and which patches to apply Dependencies (on libraries or other recipes, for example) Config/compile options, install customization A layer is a logical collection of recipes representing the core, a board support package (BSP), or an application stack 1.