This is an  unofficial mirror site of Rune Baeverrud's old FreeCore website.  New postings and enquiries may be sent to NetSoft Distributed Solutions

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Nov 30, 1999:  Only the BEST and MOST IMPORTANT books on VHDL!
Read my report on the best books available on the VHDL language here!
July 24, 1999: What happened to the "Altera FreeCore Library"?
It's still here - but you will only find a "frozen" version of it. Since I'm now working as a Field Application Engineer with Xilinx - I can no longer actively support Altera. Sorry. The "Altera FreeCore Library" can be found here

For new designs - I recommend these architectures:

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For more information - visit the Xilinx website at

Last updated: February 15, 2002