Posts Tagged ‘SVF’

Lib(X)SVF: A library for implementing SVF and XSVF JTAG players

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

libxsvf is an open source library for 'playing' SVF and XSVF JTAG programming files. It supports a number of programmers, including the Bus Blaster v1 and v2.

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XSVF specification document

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

We've referred to various file formats for programming CPLDs and FPGAs in recent posts. One is the Serial Vector Format (SVF), an industry standard file format that is used to describe JTAG chain operations in a compact, portable fashion. Its specifications are fully described in this 26 page PDF produced...

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