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September 5, 2020

Good Link for HOWTO Bring an Off-Screen Window Back Onto Screen for Windows 10, 8, 7, and Vista

September 5, 2020

Connect to and Control a Synaccess NPC-22 netCommander from Ubuntu 16.04.3 Running in a VirtualBox VM via a Prolific Technology Inc. USB to Serial Port Converter to Turn a Target On and Off

September 4, 2020

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August 22, 2018

Links to annual reports for Xilinx from 1995.

August 18, 2018

This post shows why as of Apr 17th 2018, the only OS that will run 2018.2's Vivado, SDK and PetaLinux Tools is CentOS 7.3: 64-bit.

2018.2 Vivado Supported OSs

As presented in the Vivado installer screen: 

...the following OSs are supported:
 - Windows 7.1: 64-bit
 - Windo...

June 26, 2018

This post compares shows that SDx 2018.2 SFD download is the same thing as SDAccel 2018.2 SFD download, the MD5 SUM of both is b407cba2d089d0eb30b9322f38d57018.

June 25, 2018

This post walks through the Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC ZCU102 Evaluation Kit Quick Start Guide. It also contains videos of power on and re-running BIST.

June 23, 2018

This post shows an unboxing of the Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC ZCU102 Evaluation Kit that contains the HW-Z1-ZCU102 Evaluation Board with a XCZU9EG-FFVB1156 Zynq.

May 28, 2018

The following is an "grab bag" of the development tools that Intel, Xilinx and Nvidia release to work with FPGAs and GPUs.   
FPGA's as Accelerators

From the Intel® FPGA SDK for OpenCL™ Product Brief available at link.

"The FPGA effectively creates custo...

May 14, 2018

Pass -log trace to bootgen to dump the partitions of a BOOT.bin

May 10, 2018

Figure out how to get here:

May 9, 2018

cd components/ext_source/; git clone; cd meta-ivi; git checkout 12.0.0

April 22, 2018

1. Upon reset, the device mode pins are read to determine the primary boot device to be used: NAND, Quad-SPI, SD, eMMC, or JTAG.

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