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Here you will find links to various tutorials and information about how to do different things related to creating the C compiler, or using the KPU55 CPU.




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RISC-V compiler How to use this compiler to create assembly code

Xilinx ISE

Install XIlinx ISE 14.7 Shows the process of installing ISE on Windows
  Compile Xilinx Libraries for ModelSim Before ever using ModelSim your first time this should be done - setting up SIMLIB and MSIM_PATH

KPU5 Xilinx

Setup the KPU5 FPGA project in Xilinx ISE How to use the KPU5 cpu in an FPGA

Xilinx Impact

Create a .mcs from a .bit This is needed to program an FPGA flash IC.
  Program an FPGA with a .mcs and .bit files  


Insert Chipscope into a design How to create a simple .CDC file that gets added to the ISE project which can then be built into a design.
  Use Chipscope Pro Quick tutorial on how to use ChipScope with KPU55 and the .CDC file created in Inserting ChipScope into a Design


Setup the KPU5 simulation Details of setting up ModelSim and running a testbench simulation called kpu5_tb.v using a script named kpu5_tb.do