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AR# 46485

Virtex-6 - MGT - Can you configure MGT I/Os as GPIOs?

Description

For a Virtex-6 device, can the MGT pins be used as GPIOs (general purpose I/O)?

Solution

No, For a Virtex-6 device you can bring a clock on the refclk pins to drive fabric but that is all.

You cannot use TX or RX pins without using the entire GT.
AR# 46485
Date Created 02/23/2012
Last Updated 10/23/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
Devices
  • Virtex-6