Enabling Third-Party Simulators in the Vitis IDE - 2023.2 English

AI Engine Tools and Flows User Guide (UG1076)

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Third-party simulator settings can be configured through Vitis IDE also. Below are the step-by-step instructions to do it.
  1. In the Assistant View, click Emulation-HW [Hardware Emulation] to highlight it, and click the Settings button. The Build Configuration Settings window opens.

  2. In Build Configuration Settings window, select the arrow next to Simulator type, and select the simulator to use.

  3. Select the three dots (…) next to Simulator type, which opens Simulator Options page. In the Simulator Options page:
    • Install Location field: Select the tool installation path.
    • Compiled Library Path field: Select the compiled library location.
    • GCC Install Location field: Select the GCC installation path.
  4. When the modifications have been made, build the design.
  5. Select Launch Hardware Emulation using Run button.