FPGA VAX update
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Sun Oct 23 18:01:44 CDT 2005
woodelf declared on Sunday 23 October 2005 04:10 pm:
> Michael Sokolov wrote:
> >Chuck Guzis <cclist at sydex.com> wrote:
> >>If PC-based emulators are fast enough, why bother with the IC
> >> version?
> >1. I don't want an emulator, I want The Real Thing (tm).
> >2. A pee sea based emulator requires a pee sea. I refuse to
> > contaminate my house with a pee sea.
> FPGA software requires a pee sea sadly enough.
No it doesn't.
In my FPGA design class at Purdue, I never used a single PC. The
software we used ran on Sun Ultrasparc boxes running Solaris.
Unfortunately, I can't remember the name of it right now.
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