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authorClifford Wolf <>2013-11-20 01:49:37 +0100
committerClifford Wolf <>2013-11-20 01:49:37 +0100
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Added init= attribute for fpga-style reset values
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@@ -258,6 +258,10 @@ Verilog Attributes and non-standard features
never be removed by the optimizer. This is used for example for cells that
have hidden connections that are not part of the netlist, such as IO pads.
+- The "init" attribute on wires is set by the frontend when a register is
+ initialized "FPGA-style" with 'reg foo = val'. It can be used during synthesis
+ to add the necessary reset logic.
- In addition to the (* ... *) attribute syntax, yosys supports
the non-standard {* ... *} attribute syntax to set default attributes
for everything that comes after the {* ... *} statement. (Reset