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AR# 20094

6.3 EDK, XMD - XMD command "ppcconnect" fails to connect to the PowerPC

Description

Keywords: XPS, xmd.ini, PPC, debugdevice

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
After upgrading to 6.3, the ppcconnect command fails to connect to the processor when using the -debugdevice option.

Solution

1

The XMD command line options have changed. For EDK 6.2, use the following xmd.ini script:

ppcconnect -debugdevice icachestartadr 0x70000000 dcachestartadr 0x78000000 isocmstartadr 0x50000000 isocmsize 8192 isocmdcrstartadr 0x100

For EDK 6.3, use the following xmd.ini script:

connect ppc hw -debugdevice icachestartadr 0x70000000 dcachestartadr 0x78000000 isocmstartadr 0x50000000 isocmsize 8192 isocmdcrstartadr 0x100

2

This problem is fixed in the latest 6.3 EDK Service Pack, available at:
http://www.xilinx.com/ise/embedded/edk.htm.
The first service pack containing the fix is EDK 6.3 Service Pack 1.
AR# 20094
Date Created 10/05/2004
Last Updated 04/11/2007
Status Archive
Type General Article