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AR# 47876

Virtex-7 FPGA Gen3 Integrated Block for PCI Express (ISE 14.1 / Vivado 2012.1) - Supported Simulators


Version Found: v1.1
Version Resolved and other Known Issues: See (Xilinx Answer 47441)

Which simulators are supported by Virtex-7 FPGA Gen3 Integrated Block for PCI Express?


In ISE 14.1 and Vivado 2012.1 tools, only ModelSim is supported. In the next release of the core, the following simulators will be supported:

  • Cadence Incisive Enterprise Simulator (IES)
  • Synopsys VCS and VCS MX
  • Mentor Graphics ModelSim
  • Xilinx ISim (for CORE Generator)
  • Vivado Simulator

Scripts for simulating the generated example design with NCSIM and VCS do exist in the 'functional' directory in ISE 14.1/Vivado 2012.1design tools and are pending validation for the next release of the core.

NOTE: "Version Found" refers to the version the problem was first discovered. The problem might also exist in earlier versions, but no specific testing has been performed to verify earlier versions.

Revision History
05/15/2012 - Initial release

AR# 47876
Date Created 05/15/2012
Last Updated 07/16/2012
Status Active
Type Known Issues
  • ISE Design Suite - 14.1
  • Vivado - 2012.1