NVC - VHDL Compiler and Simulator


The most recent version is 1.12.0, released on 7th April 2024 (release notes).


Releases are signed using PGP key BCDB295F74319F1A. Download nvc-1.12.0.tar.gz.sig and verify with:

gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys BCDB295F74319F1A
gpg --verify nvc-1.12.0.tar.gz

Refer to the README for instructions on how to build and install the software.

Development version

The latest source code can be fetched using Git:

git clone https://git.nickg.me.uk/nvc.git

Alternatively there are mirrors on GitHub and SourceHut.


NVC is currently packaged for the following systems:

Packaging status