This tool is designed to build hardware accelerators, suitable for use in Xilinx Vivado HLS, from C code that has been produced by Jamaica Builder from aicas.
This work is part of the EU Seventh Framework project JUNIPER (http://www.juniper-project.org/).
##Usage caicos is invoked by running the following:
python caicos.py <configfile>
The format of the config file is described in caicos.py. An example is shown below:
outputdir = /Users/me/caicosout jamaicaoutputdir = /Users/me/JamaicaGeneratedCode fpgapart = xc7vx690tffg1761-2 jamaicatarget = /Users/me/jamaica/current32/target/linux-x86/include signature = dataProcessing/SumPrimitiveArrays.run()V signature = dataProcessing/SumClass.run()V signature = unitTests/Types.types(IFDLjava/lang/Float;Ljava/lang/Double;)D
For a more complete description of caicos and how it is operated, please see JUNIPER deliverable D2.5, which will be made public in the first quarter of 2016.