Patent Number: 7,043,495

Title: Techniques for JEDEC file information integrity and preservation of device programming specifications

Abstract: A method of generating a file suitable for programming a programmable logic device. The method generally comprises the steps of (A) generating a programming item from a plurality of parameters that define a program for the programmable logic device, (B) storing the programming item in a programming field of the file in response to generating, and (C) storing at least one of the parameters in a non-programming field of the file.

Inventors: Green; David J. (Snohomish, WA), Pak; Sungyong (Seattle, WA), Nan; Fangyuan (Kenmore, WA)

Assignee: Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018