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AR# 5027

Virtex - Are partial reconfiguration and partial readback supported in Virtex devices?


General Description:

Are Virtex devices partially reconfigurable? If so, how can I take advantage of this feature?


Virtex devices support both partial reconfiguration and partial readback. Refer to the following Application Notes for more information:

(Xilinx XAPP138): "Virtex Configuration and Readback"

(Xilinx XAPP151): "Virtex Series Configuration Architecture User Guide"

(Xilinx XAPP153): "Status and Control Semaphore Registers Using Partial Reconfiguration"

(Xilinx XAPP290): "Two Flows for Partial Reconfiguration: Module-Based or Small Bit Manipulations"

AR# 5027
Date Created 08/21/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article