Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition User Guide: Scripting

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Date 12/13/2021
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3.1.18.11. open_device (::quartus::jtag)

The following table displays information for the open_device Tcl command:

Tcl Package and Version

Belongs to ::quartus::jtag

Syntax open_device [-h | -help] [-long_help] -device_name <device name> -hardware_name <hardware name>
Arguments -h | -help Short help
-long_help Long help with examples and possible return values
-device_name <device name> The name of the device on the JTAG chain. The name can be obtained from command: get_device_names
-hardware_name <hardware name> The name of the programming hardware that connects to the JTAG chain. The name can be obtained from command: get_hardware_names
Description
Initiate a shared JTAG communication with the device.
		The command, close_device, is called to end the
		communication with the device.

Only one device can be opened per process.  Multiple
		devices can be opened in multiple processes.
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