UPGRADE YOUR BROWSER

We have detected your current browser version is not the latest one. Xilinx.com uses the latest web technologies to bring you the best online experience possible. Please upgrade to a Xilinx.com supported browser:Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer 11, Safari. Thank you!

AR# 38397

Virtex-6 FPGA GTH Transceiver Wizard v1.5: Known Issues and Release Notes

Description

This Answer Record contains the Known Issues and release notes for the Virtex-6 FPGA GTH Transceiver Wizard v1.5 released with ISE Design Suite 12.3

Solution

1. INTRODUCTION

For the most recent updates to the IP installation instructions for this core, please go to:

   http://www.xilinx.com/ipcenter/coregen/ip_update_install_instructions.htm

For system requirements:

   http://www.xilinx.com/ipcenter/coregen/ip_update_system_requirements.htm

This file contains release notes for the Xilinx LogiCORE IP Virtex-6 FPGA GTH Transceiver Wizard v1.5 solution. For the latest core updates, see the product page at:

   http://www.xilinx.com/content/xilinx/en/products/intellectual-property/v6_fpga_gth_transceiver_wizard.html  

2. NEW FEATURES
  
- ISE 12.3 software support
- Characterization update

3. SUPPORTED DEVICES

Virtex-6 xc6vhx255t, xc6vhx380t, xc6vhx565t

4. RESOLVED ISSUES

-Fixed CR 567747

5. KNOWN ISSUES

The following are known issues for v1.5 of this core at time of release:
  
   - Virtex-6 solutions are pending hardware validation

   - Attribute and port settings for OTU-4 are applicable to single lane only. User has to integrate other OTU-4 compatible logic manually in their design

The most recent information, including known issues, workarounds, and resolutions for this version is provided in the IP Release Notes Guide
located at

   www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/xtp025.pdf

6. TECHNICAL SUPPORT

To obtain technical support, create a WebCase at www.xilinx.com/support.
Questions are routed to a team with expertise using this product.

Xilinx provides technical support for use of this product when used according to the guidelines described in the core documentation, and cannot guarantee timing, functionality, or support of this product for designs that do not follow specified guidelines.

7. CORE RELEASE HISTORY

Date        By            Version      Description
================================================================================
09/21/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.5          ISE 12.3 support
07/23/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.4          ISE 12.2 support
04/19/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.3          ISE 12.1 support
12/02/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.2          ISE 11.4 support
09/16/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.1          Initial release
================================================================================

Linked Answer Records

Associated Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
38596 Virtex-6 FPGA GTH Transceiver - Known Issues and Answer Records List N/A N/A
AR# 38397
Date Created 03/11/2011
Last Updated 11/10/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
Devices
  • Virtex-6 HXT
IP
  • Virtex-6 FPGA GTH Transceiver Wizard