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AR# 59833

2013.4/14.7 - SDK - SDK crashes on Linux RHEL 6.1 and above on 64 machines.


SDK crashes on a RHEL 6.x OS when using the Terminal and displays the error message below:

Xilinx Software Development Kit
Xilinx EDK 14.7 Build EDK_P.20131009
Copyright (c) 1995-2012 Xilinx, Inc. All rights reserved.
 % Experimental: JNI_OnLoad called.
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
# SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x00007fd4124d424d, pid=29149, tid=140548815763200
# JRE version: 6.0_21-b06
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (17.0-b16 mixed mode linux-amd64 )
# Problematic frame:
# C [librxtxSerial.so+0x724d] read_byte_array+0x3d
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# /home/work/P1010/space2/hs_err_pid29149.log
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
# http://java.sun.com/webapps/bugreport/crash.jsp
# The crash happened outside the Java Virtual Machine in native code.
# See problematic frame for where to report the bug.

How can this be fixed?


To work around this issue, launch SDK in 32 bit mode. 

To do this use the command below:

xsdk -m32
AR# 59833
Date Created 03/18/2014
Last Updated 05/16/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
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