These are the source files for the text "FPGAs?! Now What?", a book about FPGA design using Xilinx ISE WebPACK and the XuLA FPGA board.
The source files for the book are organized as follows:
FpgasNowWhat: // Top-level directory FpgasNowWhatBook.odm // Master book file that incorporates material from all the subdirectories. Chapters: // Subdirectory containing the source for each chapter. FirstFpgaDownload: // Subdirectory containing the source files for this chapter. FirstFpgaDownload.odt // Chapter text (OpenOffice/LibreOffice Writer file). Figures: // Subdirectory containing figure graphics source files. *.svg // Inkscape files for figures. (Not used directly in text.) *.png // Bitmaps of Inkscape files. (For inclusion in text.) FPGA: // Subdirectory containing FPGA project examples for this chapter. blinker: // Subdirectory of Xilinx ISE 13 project files. blinker.xise // Xilinx ISE 13 project file. ... // The rest of the project files. Videos: // Subdirectory containing video clips. blinker_0001.mp4 // Video of blinker operation. Compiler Basics: // Same subdirectory structure for this chapter. ... FirstFpgaDesign: // Same subdirectory structure for this chapter. ... ... // Additional chapters.
All the text is in .odt files written using LibreOffice/OpenOffice Writer. All the figures are .svg files created with Inkscape. All the images are .png files captured with various tools. All the videos are .mp4 files.
Dave Vanden Bout, X Engineering Software Systems Corp, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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All text, graphics and video for this book are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/).
All FPGA project files, scripts and program code are licensed under a GPL license as follows:
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