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AR# 22442

8.1i ISE / EDK - Known Issues related to inserting XPS designs in an 8.1i Project Navigator project


Keywords: EDK, XPS, processor, integration

This Answer Record contains links to the Known Issues related to using XPS with ISE 8.1i.


- Copying the BMM file from the XPS project is no longer needed. If the ".bmm" is added as a source in Project Navigator, an error will be issued. (Xilinx Answer 22436)
- Instantiated XPS modules are not being passed properly to PlatGen. (Xilinx Answer 22437)
- Project Navigator allows XPS modules to be added to a project when EDK is not installed. (Xilinx Answer 22438)
- Project Navigator Behavioral Simulation does not allow a user to specify the configuration name in a simulation test bench. (Xilinx Answer 22439)
- View HDL Instantiation Template process for XPS source does not update template after the XPS source changes. (Xilinx Answer 22441)

These issues are fixed in the latest 8.1i Service Pack, available at:
The first service pack containing the fix is 8.1i Service Pack 1.
AR# 22442
Date Created 09/04/2007
Last Updated 03/26/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article