[USRP-users] firmware USRP

Martin Braun martin.braun at ettus.com
Sun Sep 7 05:40:00 EDT 2014


Also, it's all in the repositories so you can read and change the code
from there.

M

On 09/05/2014 11:00 AM, Marcus Müller via USRP-users wrote:
> Hi Steven,
>>I want to know if i can change the code of firmware,
> yes, you can. All our devices have open source firmware, which can be
> found in the uhd repository of EttusResearch on github.
> 
>>which is the programming language of the firmware
> The Firmware generally is written in C, and Ettus does its RTL
> development in Verilog.
> 
> Generally, often people are a little disappointed what they can do with
> the firmware: It's not doing any signal processing, but is only used to
> set up the device and control it. Depending on which USRP we're looking
> at, this includes bringing up the port controller, initializing the
> FPGA, setting up the RF hardware etc. The actual signal processing,
> being as high rate at it is at master clock rates of 32, 56, 100, 200MHz
> (typical default rates of B100, B2x0, N2x0, and X3x0 USRPs), this can't
> be done with a humble ARM or ZPU, so it's written in Verilog.
> 
> Greetings,
> Marcus
> 
> On 05.09.2014 04:51, steven camacho via USRP-users wrote:
>> I want to know if i can change the code of firmware, and if possible in which is the programming language of the firmware
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