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Design

 
module gray_ctr
  # (parameter N = 4)
 
  (  input   clk,
  input   rstn,
  output reg [N-1:0] out);
 
  reg [N-1:0] q;      
 
  always @ (posedge clk) begin
    if (!rstn) begin
      q <= 0;
        out <= 0;
      end else begin
      q <= q + 1;
 
`ifdef FOR_LOOP          
      for (int i = 0; i < N-1; i= i+1) begin
        out[i] <= q[i+1] ^ q[i];
      end
      out[N-1] <= q[N-1];
`else
      out <= {q[N-1], q[N-1:1] ^ q[N-2:0]};
`endif
    end
  end
endmodule
 

Testbench

 
module tb;
  parameter N = 4;
 
  reg clk;
  reg rstn;
  wire [N-1:0] out;
 
  gray_ctr u0 (  .clk(clk),
               .rstn(rstn),
               .out(out));
 
  always #10 clk = ~clk;
 
  initial begin
    {clk, rstn} <= 0;
 
    $monitor ("T=%0t rstn=%0b out=0x%0h", $time, rstn, out);
 
    repeat(2) @ (posedge clk);
    rstn <= 1;
    repeat(20) @ (posedge clk);
    $finish;
  end
endmodule
 
Simulation Log

ncsim> run
T=0 rstn=0 out=0xx
T=10 rstn=0 out=0x0
T=30 rstn=1 out=0x0
T=50 rstn=1 out=0x1
T=70 rstn=1 out=0x3
T=90 rstn=1 out=0x2
T=110 rstn=1 out=0x6
T=130 rstn=1 out=0x7
T=150 rstn=1 out=0x5
T=170 rstn=1 out=0x4
T=190 rstn=1 out=0xc
T=210 rstn=1 out=0xd
T=230 rstn=1 out=0xf
T=250 rstn=1 out=0xe
T=270 rstn=1 out=0xa
T=290 rstn=1 out=0xb
T=310 rstn=1 out=0x9
T=330 rstn=1 out=0x8
T=350 rstn=1 out=0x0
T=370 rstn=1 out=0x1
T=390 rstn=1 out=0x3
T=410 rstn=1 out=0x2
Simulation complete via $finish(1) at time 430 NS + 0

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