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by Flux
January 28th, 2018, 5:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Spartan 7
Replies: 14
Views: 5356

Re: Spartan 7

Thank you for the update. Have you considered putting a Pmod connector on the new boards? It's handy for easily attaching all sorts of things, for example Ethernet, SD card reader, GPS, PS/2, RTC etc. Plus it's a simple enough spec that it's relatively easy for people to create their own Pmods. I un...
by Flux
January 5th, 2018, 10:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Spartan 7
Replies: 14
Views: 5356

Re: Spartan 7

Artix-7 FPGAs are significantly more powerful than their Spartan-6 equivalents. They also work with Vivado on Windows 10 and modern Linux distros. Given the fact that Xilinx have abandoned development of ISE I think Embedded Micro have to move on too. That's not to say existing boards and ISE instal...
by Flux
January 5th, 2018, 10:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: ISE 14.7 Officially Supports Windows 10!
Replies: 10
Views: 5244

Re: ISE 14.7 Officially Supports Windows 10!

I ran the installer only to find that Windows 10 compatibility is provided by VirtualBox virtualization. This seems like a bad kludge, rather than providing proper support for Spartan 6 devices on Windows 10. I decided not to proceed with the installation. I've decided to accept that Spartan-6 suppo...
by Flux
December 19th, 2017, 12:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISE 14.7 Officially Supports Windows 10!
Replies: 10
Views: 5244

ISE 14.7 Officially Supports Windows 10!

Xilinx have just announced that ISE 14.7 officially supports Windows 10: https://www.xilinx.com/support/download/index.html/content/xilinx/en/downloadNav/design-tools/14_7-windows.html I've not tried this yet, but it looks like good news for Mojo users. However, there's no update for Linux and ISE i...
by Flux
November 3rd, 2017, 8:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Spartan 7
Replies: 14
Views: 5356

Re: Spartan 7

That's good news. It will be interesting to see how it compares to the Digilent Arty.
by Flux
September 29th, 2017, 3:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: HDMI Shield Availability
Replies: 15
Views: 4192

Re: HDMI Shield Availability

Thanks. I’ll check back in a month.
by Flux
September 28th, 2017, 7:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: HDMI Shield Availability
Replies: 15
Views: 4192

Re: HDMI Shield Availability

Is there any news on HDMI shields?

TIA
by Flux
July 13th, 2017, 11:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: HDMI Shield Availability
Replies: 15
Views: 4192

Re: HDMI Shield Availability

Thanks. I'll keep an eye out for an announcement.
by Flux
June 29th, 2017, 1:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: HDMI Shield Availability
Replies: 15
Views: 4192

HDMI Shield Availability

Hello,

I've got a project that needs video output and the HDMI shield looks like just the thing.
Is there any news on when it might be available? I saw there were prototypes in 2016.

Thanks,
Flux