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AR# 66440

Vivado - Linux OS - Digilent and Xilinx USB cable installation check

Description

If your Digilent or Xilinx USB cable is not working in Vivado, please follow the instructions below to check if it is installed properly.

Solution

Run the following command :

ls-al /etc/udev/rules.d

Check if the following two files are present:

52-digilent-usb.rules
52-xilinx-pcusb.rules

If the files above are not present, run the installer from the following directory:

<YOUR_XILINX_INSTALL>/data/xicom/cable_drivers/<lin64 or lin32>/install_drivers/install_drivers

Note: It is important to have the JTAG cable unplugged while you perform the installation.

AR# 66440
Date Created 01/19/2016
Last Updated 04/26/2016
Status Active
Type General Article
Tools
  • Vivado Design Suite