Software NCSU Design Kit and Cadence

NCSU Design Kit and Cadence

Important!  You will need to read, fill out and agree to the Cadence EULA before you can utilize any Cadence software:

https://eulas.ece.gatech.edu/Cadence/

Environment Setup

First make sure you are in your home directory:

    >cd

Next make a new directory for each project:

    >mkdir project1
    >cd project1

NCSU Version 1.6 and Cadence 6.1

Done once:

    >tar xvf /tools/linsoft2/cadence/NCSU/setupncsu16.tar

To run version ic616:

    >source /tools/cadence/ic616hf/cshrc.ncsu61.lin

To run version ic615:

    >source /tools/cadence/ic615hf/cshrc.ncsu61.lin

To run version ic614:

    >source /tools/cadence/ic614hf513/cshrc.ncsu61.lin

Then start cadence:

    >virtuoso &

NCSU Version 1.5 and Cadence 5.141

Linux:
Done once:

    >tar xvf /tools/linsoft2/cadence/ncsu15.tar

To run cadence do:

    >source /tools/linsoft2/cadence/ic5141usr5rfde2009/cshrc.ncsu15
    >icfb

Your environment will include all NCSU design kits.

Last revised August 30, 2016.