Follow the following instructions to install and run the application
Copy the attached Linux application and driver into a folder
Unzip the application and driver
Open a Terminal in Linux and go to the folder where the application is copied and unzipped
Log in as an Admin by type in "su" and enter the password
Type in "make" to compile the driver and application. Just need to do it once in a system.
Type in "./install" to install the driver
Type in "./run" to run the application
In the application, there are multiple options to configure the software. The user can run read DMA (move data from system memory to the on-chip memory in the FPGA), write DMA (move data from on-chip memory to system memory), or simultaneous read and write. The user can also control the transfer size of each descriptor, the number of descriptors, and how many loops the DMA runs. There is description to explain all the options when the application is started. To run the DMA, type in "1" to start it.