DS-5 Intel SoC FPGA Edition
The DS-5 Intel SoC FPGA Edition enables FPGA-adaptive debugging on Intel SoC FPGA devices. (what’s in the package?). Designed for both firmware and application software developers, the DS-5 Intel SoC FPGA Edition can be used over the USB-Blaster II, the Arm DSTREAM, or Ethernet connection. This toolkit is available for purchase from Intel as part of the SoC EDS.
Follow these three simple steps to get up and running:
1. Download and Install
Download the Intel SoC FPGA EDS Standard Edition from the Intel website.
After downloading Intel SoC FPGA EDS run Setup.exe, then follow the simple on-screen installation instructions.
Note During installation you might be prompted to install device drivers. These drivers are to allow USB connections to DSTREAM, DSTREAM-ST, RVI, ULINKpro, ULINKpro D and Energy Probe hardware units. It is recommended to install these drivers if you intend to use these features.
After downloading Intel SoC FPGA EDS run Setup.run, then follow the simple on-screen installation instructions.
It is recommended you delete any previous release of DS-5 before installing a new release; the installer guides you through this process. Alternatively, you can install it into a different directory.
Note The installer includes device drivers that require you to run with root privileges.
2. License DS-5 Intel SoC FPGA Edition
Open up the license manager. If this is your first time using the product, then a popup dialog will ask you if you wish to open license manager, otherwise it can be opened from the Help menu.
Select the Add button to add a new license. This will open the add license wizard.
Select the option
Click Next and follow the instructions in the dialog. Click Finish when done, which will close the dialog and show the new license in the license manager. The license manager can now be closed as the product is ready to use.
Use the Arm license serial number that came with your Intel device.
3. Start using DS-5
Now you are ready to get a debug session up and running with your Starter Kit.