Intel® High Level Synthesis Compiler Standard Edition: Version 19.1 Release Notes

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Date 12/18/2019
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1.2. Intel® High Level Synthesis Compiler Standard Edition Prerequisites

The Intel® HLS Compiler Standard Edition is part of the Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition Design Suite. It is installed as part of your Intel® Quartus® Prime software installation, but it requires additional software to use.

For detailed instructions about installing Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition software, including system requirements, prerequisites, and licensing requirements, see Intel® FPGA Software Installation and Licensing .

The Intel® HLS Compiler requires the following software in addition to Intel® Quartus® Prime:

C++ Compiler

For Linux, install GCC 4.4.7 including the GNU C++ library.

These libraries are included in the version of Linux supported by the Intel® HLS Compiler.

Important: The Intel® HLS Compiler Standard Edition software does not support versions of the GCC compiler other than GCC 4.4.7.
For Windows, install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Professional.
Important: The Intel® HLS Compiler Standard Edition software does not support versions of Microsoft Visual Studio other than Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Professional.

Mentor Graphics* ModelSim* Software

On Windows and RedHat Linux systems, you can install the ModelSim* software from the Intel® Quartus® Prime software installer. The available options are:
  • ModelSim* - Intel® FPGA Edition
  • ModelSim* - Intel® FPGA Starter Edition
Alternatively, you can use your own licensed version of Mentor Graphics* ModelSim* software.

On RedHat Linux systems, ModelSim* software requires the Red Hat development tools packages. Additionally, any 32-bit versions of ModelSim* software (including those provided with Intel® Quartus® Prime) require additional 32-bit libraries. The commands to install these requirements are provided in Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition Getting Started Guide .

For information about all the ModelSim* software versions that the Intel® software supports, refer to the EDA Interface Information section in the Software and Device Support Release Notes for your edition of Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition

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