Bruno Levy has posted a tutorial showing you how to install FPGA development tools, synthesize a RISC-V core, compile and install programs and run them on a IceStick. This lets one experience FPGA design and RISC-V using one of the cheapest FPGA devices (around $40).
The tutorial goes through installing an open source toolchain and presenting a number of very good and practical examples.
A file lets you define what type of RISC-V processor you will create, and which device drivers in the associated system-on-chip.
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