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AR# 66198

Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC, SDK 2015.4 - Patch to correct MYVIVADO crashes/internal exceptions in SDK


When setting the MYVIVADO OS environment variable to apply a patch, the SDK GUI either crashes or throws an internal exception.

This can occur when using the Zynq UltraScale+ Processing System patch from (Xilinx Answer 65982).


A patch is attached to this Answer Record to resolve this issue.

  1. Close SDK if it is already opened
  2. Unzip the attached patch
  3. Replace the com.xilinx.sdk.sw_1.0.0.X.jar from <install location>\SDK\2015.4\eclipse\win64.o\plugins with the extracted patch
  4. Start SDK normally

If storage permissions do not provide access to the installation directory, an alternative work-around is to launch SDK from a separate OS terminal where MYVIVADO has been unset.

This issue is planned to be fixed in the 2016.1 release of SDK.


Associated Attachments

Name File Size File Type
AR66198_sdk_2015.4_preliminary_rev1.zip 125 KB ZIP

Linked Answer Records

Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
64375 Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC Solution Center N/A N/A

Associated Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
66249 Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC, ZCU102 Evaluation Kit - Preliminary ZCU102 Getting Started Document N/A N/A
AR# 66198
Date 01/29/2016
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2015.4.1
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2015.4
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2015.3
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