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AR# 18524

6.1 EDK Install - Service Pack 2 Release Notes/README


Keywords: Service Pack, 1, 2, UNIX, PC, software, update, 6.1, SP2

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
This README Answer Record contains the Release Notes for EDK 6.1 Service Pack 2. The Release Notes include installation instructions and a list of the issues that are fixed by this Service Pack for the 6.1 release.

(Xilinx Answer 18298) contains information regarding EDK 6.1 Service Pack 1.



A successful installation of Xilinx EDK 6.1 Service Pack 2 updates your software version number to 6.1.2.

NOTE 1: The destination directory specified during the set-up operation must contain an existing Xilinx EDK 6.1 installation. Only existing files will be updated.

NOTE 2: Set the Xilinx EDK 6.1 environment variable before commencing the installation of Service Pack 2.

Download installation instructions for PC users:

1. Download EDK_6_1_2_win.exe from:

2. Run "EDK_6_1_2_win.exe".

Download installation instructions for Solaris users:

1. Download EDK_6_1_2_sol.zip from:

2. Unzip EDK_6_1_2_sol.zip it into your "$XILINX_EDK" area.


Issues Fixed by 6.1 EDK Service Pack 2:

6.1 EDK SP1 - The carry bit in the MicroBlaze MSR is affected by instructions that are not executed.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18459).

6.1 EDK - "ERROR: MDT - Failed to copy xgemag_l.c and xgemag_l.h..."
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18374).

6.1 EDK Documentation - No data sheet exists for the "lmb_bram_if_cntlr" EDK core.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18608).

6.1 EDK - XMD/GDB does not support hardware breakpoints for code in the PPC cache.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18609).

6.1 EDK, Base System Builder (BSB) - Designs built with DCM feedback utilizing the 2X pin do not work.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18610).

6.1 EDK, LibGen - "xparameters.h" is not properly written for the EMC core.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18611).

6.1 EDK - The compedklibs script compiles the wrong files for the plb_rapidio.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18613).

6.1 EDK - Structural simulation does not work for EDK cores that use BBD files.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18484).

6.1 EDK - XPS reports a segmentation fault on a dual MicroBlaze system.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18614).

6.1 EDK - XPS - "ERROR File not found: ....hdl\system_bb_comps.v" when I export to Project Navigator in Verilog.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18323).

6.1 EDK SP1 - If the instruction "BRI 0" is running from slow memory, can MicroBlaze acknowledge an interrupt?
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18458).

6.1 EDK - XMD is unable to debug a Virtex-II ProX 2VPX20 device.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18615).

6.1 EDK, SimGen - Structural simulation netlists are not updated properly.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18616).

6.1 EDK, SimGen - An error reports: "*** No rule to make target `-p', needed by `implementation/mblaze_wrapper.ngc'..."
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18532).

6.1 EDK - When I compile an EMAC driver, an error reports: "xemac_l.c:48: xpacket_fifo_l_v2_00_a.h: No such file or directory."
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18632).

PLB Ethernet 10/100 v1.00.a - Release Notes for the PLB Ethernet Core in EDK 6.1 SP2
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18630).

PLB Gigabit Ethernet MAC v1.00b - Release Notes for EDK 6.1 SP2
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18636).

OPB 10/100 Ethernet MAC v1.00.m - Release Notes for EDK 6.1 SP2
Please see (Xilinx Answer 18631).

NCSIM support for Windows was added with NCSIM 05.10-s012.
Please see (Xilinx Answer 19321).
AR# 18524
Date Created 12/01/2003
Last Updated 03/07/2006
Status Archive
Type General Article