FIDEx history

Here you will find the FIDEx release information history.

FIDEx 2016-01.1 for Windows and Linux

Release date

2016-01-26

Changelog

Assembler

  • Fixed bug: Assembler ignores IO devices defined using set directive.
    Editor
  • Optimized highlighting of selected words. Can be enabled or disabled in config dialog.
    Errata

FIDEx 2016-01.0 for Windows and Linux

Release date

2016-01-09

Changelog

Assembler

  • Added support for negative numerics
  • Redesignt formula parser
  • Fixed bug: FIDEx crashes trying unsupported "*register"
  • Fixed bug: FIDEx crashes trying unsupported "&ister"
  • Fixed bug: FIDEx crashes trying negative numerics

Editor

  • Added word highlighting defined by selection or mouse over. Can be disabled in config dialog.

Online help

  • Fixed broken link on "Getting started" page to "Processor manuals" page.

Common

  • A lot of smaller things.

FIDEx 2015-03.0 for Windows and Linux

Release date

2015-03-04

Changelog

Simulator

  • PicoBlaze 6 Simulator: Fixed bug. The zero flags of ADDC and SUBC are simulated wrong if the result is 256 ( = 0 ).
  • PicoBlaze 3 Simulator: Fixed bug. The simulator crashes after pressing reset button.
  • All Simulators: Fixed bug. The ret instructions affects the zero and carry flags.
  • All Simulators: Changed run button.

Common

  • Dock window resizable to lower sizes than the "IO device map viewer" window.
  • Repainting window in a visible form.

Project manager

  • Added facility to open files with "file://" URL prefix.

FIDEx 2014-12.0 for Windows and Linux

Release date

2014-12-17

Changelog

Simulator

  • PicoBlaze 6 Simulator: Fixed bug. The zero flags of ADDC and SUBC are simulated wrong.

Source navigator

  • Greyed out items which are skipped by #ifdef directive.

FIDEx 2014-09.0 for Windows and Linux

Release date

2014-09-12

Changelog

Assembler

  • Verilog output files: Fixed bug. During writing verilog output files by modifying verilog template files the {name} tag was not replaced correctly with the entity name.
  • Added an IO device map viewer to the bottom dock widget.
  • Moved memory usage information from status bar to the IO device map viewer.
  • IODev: Added append mode to IO devices. Enables appending of value lists to memory based IO devices.

Templates

  • Skeletons: Added groups to the processor specific assembler skeletons.

Simulator

  • IODev: Added simulator access mode to IO device.

Misc

  • Status bar: Added FIDEx release to status bar.

FIDEx 2014-08.0 for Windows

Release date

2014-08-27

Changelog

Assembler

  • Verilog output files: Fixed bug. During writing verilog output files by modifying verilog template files the {name} tag was not replaced correctly with the entity name.
  • Message window: Splitted editor refresh messages to more informative messages.

Editor

  • Added autoindent by using return key. The autoindent can be enabled or disabled in the editors configuration dialog.
  • Added the displaying of instruction memory page address withing left margin. The addresses can be permanently disabled, permanently enabled and enabled for simulations only in the editors configuration dialog.

Online help

  • RORC documentation: Fixed description bug. The RORC regX, regY instruction was not documented correctly.

License

  • Added new license model and a license configuration page to the configuration dialog.

FIDEx 2014-07.2 for Windows

Release date

2014-07-29

Changelog

Online help

  • EQU directive: Fixed wrong argument order description.
  • Renamed chapter "Processors" to chapter "Processor manuals"

FIDEx 2014-07.1 for Windows

Release date

2014-07-28

Changelog

Assembler

  • EQU dirctive check: Moved in front of memory mapping to get more performance when errors occured in EQU directives.
  • EQU list: Added note and locked edit mode in dock widget. This EQU list is for viewing constants only.
  • Endianess: Fixed little/big endianess swapping bug

Editor

  • Extended highlighting rules.

Online help

  • Numerics: Fixed little/big endianess swapping bug, extended endianess description section.

FIDEx 2014-07.0 for Windows

Release date

2014-07-01

Changelog

Misc

  • Fixed some cosmetic things.

Executing external programs

  • Added a module for executing external programs after assembling with an own configuration page.

Assembler

  • Fixed bug: "Write IO devices to files" was executed during project load and closing configuration dialog. Now the files will be written after saving, button 1 and button 2 only.

FIDEx 2014.06-1 for Windows

Release date

2014-06-21

Changelog

Misc

  • Changed some button labels to get more clearness and fix clearicals
  • Opening an external standard web browser after an update was detected

Online help

  • Fixed the availability of instruction hwBuild to PicoBlaze 6 only.
  • Removed instruction description for loadRet regX, regY. It was a copy and paste error.
  • Fixed the call stack depth of PicoBlaze 6 to 30.

Assembler

  • Changed assembler default configuration for "Output file write events" to all file types enabled for button 1 and 2.
  • Changes assembler default configuration for "Check interrupt vector behavior" to "Warn if not defined by assembler code".
  • Connected assembler behavior configuration "Check interrupt vector" to processor dependent assembler backends.

FIDEx 2014.06-0 for Windows

Release date

2014-06-17

Changelog

Initial release