AR# 10390

3.1i Alliance HP Installation - Upon entering CD key: "Could not write product file /[path to Xilinx]/fileset.txt"

Description

Keywords: alliance, install, installation, HP, software, setup, CD key, write,
product, file, fileset, product ID, registration

Urgency: Hot

General Description:
When installing 3.1i Alliance software on an HP machine, the user is prompted
for a CD key. If the Product ID is entered, the following message appears:

"Could not write product file /[path to Xilinx]/fileset.txt"

Solution

When prompted for the CD key, the user should enter the Registration ID, not
the Product ID. A Registration ID can be obtained here:
http://www.xilinx.com/swreg.htm
AR# 10390
Date 09/17/2002
Status Archive
Type General Article