08 Jul 2018 17:55
|Please read the manual carefully. Consider when Vamp/Amiga should be turned on and when not.|
This should be the summary. If you follow ALL steps including proper software, there is no reason to fail.
Power OFF your Amiga before connecting the USB-Blaster device.
Connect the USB-Blaster to the Vampire JTAG header using the JTAG cable.
Connect the USB-Blaster to the PC using the Mini-USB to USB cable.
The 'POWER' LED on the USB-Blaster should be 'Red'.
Open Quartus II Programmer.
Click the 'Hardware Setup' button.
Select the USB-Blaster item in hardware device list.
Click 'Add file' and select a .JIC file to flash on the Vampire board.
NEVER USE a .JIC file that is not dedicated to your hardware. It might DESTROY your FPGA.
Check the 'Program/Configure' and 'Verify' options. See picture below.
FYI, by selecting Erase checkbox, Vampire FPGA will emptied. So that the Amiga will boot on built-in CPU (V600).
Power ON your Amiga
Click 'Start' button.
Your Amiga will freeze or reboot on built-in CPU during this process.
Wait until flashing is finished, '100% (Successful)'. It takes about 1 or 2 minutes.
Power OFF your Amiga and wait at least 10 seconds.
Finally, Power ON your Amiga.