This page is used to provide supplementary information and links that
mostly support the lab material.
Other course information, mainly administrative and announcements, can
be found on the CCNET
To check your current disk space usage and limits on the ugsparcs, use
the command ``quota -v''.
Directory and File Names
Do not have any directories or filenames in your path that have spaces
For example, do not have your project directory in the folder called
To be safe, it would also be wise to take the same precaution when
installing the tools.
This is the Altera web page for the Stratix data sheets.
You should have a look through Volume 1, Chapter 2.
In particular, look at the sections on the Logic Array Blocks, the
Logic Elements and the TriMatrix Memory.
High-Speed Digital System Design: A
Handbook of Interconnect Theory and Design Practices, Hall, Hall
and McCall, Wiley. Chapter 8 is most directly relevant to the
lectures. Chapter 9 gets more into setting up spreadsheets to do
the computations. Available through UofT library
Clock Domains and Synchronization
Digital Systems Engineering, Dally and Poulton,
Cambridge. Chapter 10.