Before digging into the pipelined version, let’s examine the SPARC instruction set.
Writing VHDL code can be very much like software programming.
Let’s start with something simple, the IU_SEQ integer unit.
CPUs are made of several subparts. We use the decomposition below.
The next article is the first in a series about CPU architecture and design.
How to install an operating system on our computer.
Our CPU tries to be compatible with the 32bits SPARC Version 8 standard.
Here is a general view of the “workstation” configuration on the Xilinx SP605 board.