Cyclone Series: Cyclone® IV, Cyclone® V, Cyclone® V SoC
MAX Series: Intel® MAX® 10
Stratix Series: Stratix® IV, Stratix® V
Supported Device Family:
The LIN core is a communication controller that transmits and receives complete LIN frames to perform serial communication according to the LIN Protocol Specification. The LIN controller can be implemented as a master or as a slave and operate on LIN 1.3, 2.0, 2.1 or 2.2 LIN network. It uses a single master/multiple slave concept for message transfer between nodes of the LIN network. The message transfer can be controlled via a micro controller interface and a LIN transceiver is needed for the connection to the LIN bus.
The LIN core is a microcode-free design developed for reuse. The scan-ready design is strictly synchronous with positive-edge clocking and no internal tri-states. The robustly verified core has been production proven multiple times.
Supports of LIN specification 2.0, 2.1, and 2.2A, and is backwards compatible with LIN specification 1.3
Configurable for support of master or slave functionality
Programmable data rate between 1 Kbit/s and 20 Kbit/s (for master)
Automatic bit rate detection (for slave)
Production proven multiple times
Device Utilization and Performance
The core synthesizes to about 700 LEs.
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IP Quality Metrics
Year IP was first released
Latest version of Quartus supported
Altera Customer Use
IP has been successfully implemented in production with at least one customer
Customer deliverables include the following:
Design file (encrypted source code or post-synthesis netlist)
Simulation model for ModelSim Altera edition
Timing and/or layout constraints
Testbench or design example
Documentation with revision control
Parameterization GUI allowing end user to configure IP
IP core is enabled for OpenCore Plus Support
Software drivers provided
Driver OS support
Other: 8-bit generic uP
IP-XACT Metadata included
ModelSim, Questa, NC-SIM
Y. Altera Board Name DE0 Nano
Industry standard compliance testing performed
If No, is it planned?
IP has undergone interoperability testing
Interoperability reports available
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