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AR# 24488

LogiCORE Reed-Solomon Decoder v6.0 Patch - Release Notes/README for Hardware Timeout Issue


This Answer Record contains the Release Notes for the CORE Generator Reed Solomon Decoder v6.0 rev 1 Patch.


Patch Install Instructions for 8.2.03i IP Update #3

1. Before you install this patch, ensure that you have the following installed on your machine.

NOTE: If you need any of the service packs, libraries, or IP Updates, you can obtain them from the Download Center at:


- ISE 8.2i

- ISE Service Pack 3

- CORE Generator 8.1i IP Update #3

2. Download the Reed Solomon Decoder v6.0 patch from:


3. Extract the rs_decoder_v6_0_rev1.zip to your %Xilinx% install directory.

Patch Fixes

Issue: A hardware timeout could be generated even for a full license

Symptom: The Reed Solomon Decoder core could stop working

Please see (Xilinx Answer 30176) for a detailed list of LogiCORE Reed Solomon Decoder Release Notes and Known Issues.

AR# 24488
Date Created 09/04/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article