Intel® FPGA Add-On for oneAPI Base Toolkit Release Notes

Version:2021.2   Last Updated:03/29/2021

Where To Find the Component

Visit the Intel® FPGA Add-On for the oneAPI Base Toolkit website to download the toolkit.

The Intel® FPGA Add-On for oneAPI Base Toolkit is a specialized component intended to be used in conjunction with the Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler that is part of the Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit (Base Kit). Installation of both the base toolkit and this add-on is required to work through the hardware compile stage of the FPGA design flow.

NOTE: This add-on is not required for emulation or report generation stages of the FPGA development flow. You can complete them with just the Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit.

New in This Release

In the 2021.2 release, added support for the following: 

  • Intel® Custom Platforms with Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 20.4.
  • Seamless installation of the Intel® FPGA Add-On for oneAPI Base Toolkit via the online installer of the Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit on Linux systems. 

Disclaimer

Use the Intel® FPGA Add-on for oneAPI Base Toolkit with the following:

Supported Operating System

The Intel® FPGA Add-On for oneAPI Base Toolkit is supported on Linux* and Windows* host systems.

For more information, refer to Intel® FPGA Add-On for oneAPI Base Toolkit System Requirements.

Supported Hardware

FPGA Cards

Custom Platforms (Ported from Intel® Arria® 10 GX and Intel® Stratix® 10 GX reference platforms)

  • Intel® Custom Platforms with Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 20.4
  • Intel® Custom Platforms with Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 20.3
  • Intel® Custom Platforms with Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 20.2
  • Intel® Custom Platforms with Intel® Quartus® Prime software version 19.4

Compatibility

The Intel® FPGA Add-on for the oneAPI Base Toolkit 2021.2 version is compatible with the Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit 2021.2 version.

Known Issues

If you are using the Intel® FPGA Add-on for Intel® Custom Platforms installer on Windows*, ensure that the Board Support Package (BSP) provided to you by your vendor is not calling the adjust_plls.tcl script that is provided as part of the Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler. Calling this script results in compilation errors due to the space in the install path. If your BSP does call this script, please contact your board vendor for alternatives.

For Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler related issues, refer to Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler Release Notes.

Code Samples

Download FPGA design examples and tutorials from the oneAPI-Samples git repository.

References

Refer to the following guides for additional information:

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Product and Performance Information

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