AI Engine Debug with X86simulator - 2022.2 English

Vitis Tutorials: AI Engine Development

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x86simulator supports fast emulation execution and with other features to help verify the kernel’s functionalities. It applies systemC model instead of RTL model to achieve faster build and run time.

Hardware constraints such as heap/stack sizes and program memory size are not verified in software emulator.

The following steps outline the procedure:

1. Launch and Verify x86 Emulation in Vitis IDE

2. Printf() Support

3. Printf() with Vector Data Types

4. Vitis IDE Debugger Support

5. x86simulator Configuration File

6. x86simulator Features

7. Command Line Projects Support