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CAE utilities for using openpdk45
How to use the CAE freepdk45 utilities
Once you have obtained the FreePDK45 tarball (available from: http://www.eda.ncsu.edu/wiki/FreePDK45:Contents ) you may install it by running:
freepdk45_install <filename.tar>This will place the library in your home directory inside ~/cadence_libs/
When you start a project that will use the freepdk45 files, you will need to copy a few files into your project directory.
You may do this by running:
When you are going to run cadence tools using the freepdk45 files you will need to first set some environmental variables. You can do this automatically by typing:
You may wish to copy this to your project directory by doing:
cp /usr/local/bin/freepdk45_init .
Then you can simply type:
in your project directory before you run cadence tools