MAX+PLUS II Version 8.21 Update

System RequirementsUpdate Details
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Update FilesInstallation Instructions


Download MAX+PLUS II Version 8.21 Update
Operating SystemDownload File Size
Windows NT, Windows 95

Installation Instructions
8_21.exe810 KB
UNIX Platform-Specific Files
Solaris 2.5+

Also download the common file below.

Installation Instructions
8_21_solaris.tar.Z14.2 MB
UNIX Common File
Supports Solaris 2.5+8_21_common.tar214 KB

System Requirements

Operating SystemWindows NT, Windows 95
Solaris 2.5+
(Sun OS, HP-UX and AIX are not supported by this update)
Software VersionMAX+PLUS® II 8.2

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Software Update Details

This update can only be used with MAX+PLUS II version 8.2 for PCs or Sun Solaris UNIX workstations. Do not use this update with any other version or platform.

You should download and install this update (MAX+PLUS II version 8.21) if you wish to add the following support to MAX+PLUS II version 8.2.

  • Verilog HDL support for UNIX workstations with the Sun Solaris operating system
  • Full compilation, timing, and programming support for the following devices:
    • EPM7032SLC44-10
    • EPM7032SLC44-7
    • EPM7032STC44-10
    • EPM7032STC44-7
    • EPF6024AQC208-3
    • EPF6024AQC208-2
    • EPF6024AQC240-3
    • EPF6024AQC240-2
  • Updated files to resolve the following issues:
    • Missing Windows NT driver for the ByteBlasterTM download cable and Master Programming Unit (MPU) (for PCs only)
    • An erroneous clock skew error that may appear during static timing analysis of a design targeting EPF6024A devices
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Software Update Files

The update contains the following files for PCs:

  • partinfo.crf
  • pgm.dll
  • sn.dll
  • pgdmpu5.drv
  • pgdmpu6.drv
  • max2win.exe
  • maxplus2.exe
  • oemsetup.inf
  • template.jam
  • tmplt_7k.jam
  • tmplt_9k.jam
  • ep1800.pcf
  • ep600.pcf
  • m7032044.pcf
  • s7032044.pcf

The update contains the following files for UNIX workstations:

  • /common/partinfo.crf
  • /common/template.jam
  • /common/tmplt_7k.jam
  • /common/tmplt_9k.jam
  • /common/s7032044.pcf
  • /solaris/max2win
  • /solaris/maxplus2
  • /solaris/vlg.dll
  • /solaris/vlg.rxt
  • /solaris/

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If you have a question or problem that is not answered by the information provided here or in MAX+PLUS® II. Help, please inquire in the mySupport web site.

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Legal Notice

Altera's Software Subscription License Agreement governs installation and use of this software.