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This document steps through examples to illustrate how Data2Mem is used. It describes how to write a BMM file, how to check the content of a block RAM in a BIT file, and how to check the content of an ELF file, then verify the contents of the block RAM in the design.
Data2Mem could be used as both standalone and with EDK. This document describes the usage of Data2Mem in both cases.
The main objectives of this document are to provide users with a conceptual background on how and where Data2Mem is used, and also provide a comprehensive description for users to be able to debug Data2Mem issues on their own.