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AR# 67580

2016.3 : SDK fails to launch on Ubuntu 16.04


SDK fails to launch on Ubuntu 16.04. 

How can I resolve this issue?


The issue is with the GTK version shipped with Ubuntu 16.04, which has issues with the eclipse.

In order to work around this issue, set the environment variable SWT_GTK3 to 0.

For sh/bash shell use this command:

export SWT_GTK3=0

For csh/tsch shell use this command:

 setenv SWT_GTK3 0

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Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
70676 SDK 2016.3 - Release Notes and Known Issues N/A N/A
AR# 67580
Date 05/30/2018
Status Active
Type Known Issues
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2016.3
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