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AR# 38699

iMPACT - How to use Multiple USB Cable management in batch mode?

Description

Multiple USB Cable management is available beginning with iMPACT version 10.1. How to use this feature in iMPACT batch mode?

Solution

From ISE 10.1 Service Pack 3, multiple USB cables can be controlled from an iMPACT batch (.cmd) file. Below is an example to switch between two different USB cablesattached tothe same computer:


setmode -bs

setCable -port usb21 [-baud 750000]

identify

readidcode -p 1

...

...

[closecable]

setCable -port usb22 [-baud 6000000]

identify

assignfile -p 1 -file xxx

...

...

[closecable]

exit



For how to run Multiple USB Cable management in iMPACT GUI, please refer to DS593 -> Multiple USB Cable Management:

http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/data_sheets/ds593.pdf



More questions about Platform Cable USB are found at:

http://www.xilinx.com/support/answers/20429.htm
AR# 38699
Date Created 12/21/2010
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article
Boards & Kits
  • Platform Cable USB
  • Platform Cable USB-II