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Project Description
pihdf: Python Hardware Design Framework based on MyHDL
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A very preliminary documentation (work-in-progress) is available at: http://hnikolov.github.io/pihdf_doc/


Install ``pihdf`` using pip
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You can install the latest release of ``pihdf`` from pypi: ::

$ sudo pip install pihdf

**Note:** If you do not have ``pip`` installed: ::

$ sudo apt-get install python-pip python-dev build-essential
$ sudo pip install --upgrade pip


Install ``pihdf`` from source
---------------------------

If you plan to contribute to ``pihdf``, then install it from source: ::

$ git clone https://github.com/hnikolov/pihdf
$ cd pihdf
$ sudo python setup.py develop

Option *develop* installs ``pyhdf`` in *editable* mode.
This is very convenient because your changes are immediately reflected into the installed ``pihdf`` package.
This means that you do not need to re-install ``pihdf`` in order your changes to take effect.


Dependences on Python packages
------------------------------

``pihdf`` requires the following python packages: **myhdl, myhdl_lib, simplejson, coverage, nose**.
These packages will be installed during the installation of ``pihdf`` if not present on your system.

**Note:** These packages will **not** be un-installed if you un-install ``pyhdf``.


Co-simulation, waveform and dotty viewers
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For co-simulations, ``pihdf`` uses the **Icarus iverilog** simulator. **GTKWave** is the waveform viewer used in ``pihdf``. For structured designs, ``pihdf`` generates also the design topology (i.e., HW modules interconnections) as a ``.dot`` file. To viasualize it, you can use the ``xdot`` program. Install all programs by executing: ::

$ sudo apt-get install iverilog gtkwave xdot


Create ``myhdl.vpi``
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For co-simuations, myhdl uses a ``.vpi`` interface. To create the ``myhdl.vpi`` file used with **Icarus**, you need the source of ``myhdl``: ::

$ git clone https://github.com/jandecaluwe/myhdl
$ make -C myhdl/cosimulation/icarus
$ sudo mkdir /.pihdf
$ sudo cp myhdl/cosimulation/icarus/myhdl.vpi /.pihdf

**Note:** ``pihdf`` expects file ``myhdl.vpi`` to be in folder ``/.pihdf``


Un-install
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Un-installing ``pihdf`` (should you decide to do so) is easy. Depending on how you installed it, you can:

Un-install ``pihdf`` using ``pip``: ::

$ sudo pip uninstall pihdf


Or, un-install ``pihdf`` if installed from source: ::

$ cd pihdf
$ sudo python setup.py develop --uninstall


To remove the command-line tool ``module`` from its location: ::

$ which module | xargs sudo rm


Note
----

The command-line tool ``module`` makes use of the very convenient package ``docopt`` (https://github.com/docopt/docopt) which is copied in the ``pihdf`` repository.
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