Open FPGAs? - was Re: Project Oberon and OberonStation (resend)

Toby Thain toby at
Tue Nov 24 15:13:55 CST 2015

On 2015-11-24 2:37 PM, Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote:
> Just in case anyone wonders, the Oberonstation uses a Xilinx XC3S700AN
> aka Spartan-3 FPGA.
> So far, I haven't found anything that says that the code for the FPGA
> is open source / documented.

I think mouse was referring to the toolchain, structure of and interface 
to the FPGA itself, etc. I.e. an open FPGA product.


> Ok, scratch that, I was looking at the site.
> Over at there are a link to
> "OberonStation Verilog Source" which is a zip file.
> There is a readme file which describes how to build this with the
> Xilinx tools too.
> Nice.

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