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AR# 40745

Spartan-6 FPGA GTP Transceiver Wizard v1.9 - Known Issues and Release Notes


This Answer Record contains the Known Issues and Release Notes for the Spartan-6 FPGA GTP Transceiver Wizard v1.9.



For installation instructions for this release, see:

For system requirements, see:

This file contains release notes for the Xilinx LogiCORE IP Spartan-6 FPGA GTP Transceiver Wizard v1.9 solution. For the latest core updates, see the product page:

New Features

  • ISE 13.1 software support
  • Added Auto Upgrade feature. Can upgrade versions 1.5,1.6,1.7,1.8 to version 1.9
  • Added scripts to run ISE flow from planAhead

Supported Devices 

The following device families are supported by the core for this release.

  • Spartan-6 XC LXT 
  • Spartan-6 XA LXT
  • Spartan-6 XQ LXT       

Resolved Issues

  • CR 585269: updated the default options for aurora single lane and multilane protocol 
  • CR 532382: updated xmdf file for "Project Navigator" support

Known Issues

The most recent information, including known issues, work-arounds, and resolutions for this version is provided in the IP Release Notes Guide located at: http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/xtp025.pdf

Technical Support

To obtain technical support, create a WebCase at http://www.xilinx.com/support. Questions are routed to a team with expertise using this product.

Xilinx provides technical support for use of this product when used according to the guidelines described in the core documentation, and cannot guarantee timing, functionality, or support of this product for designs that do not follow specified guidelines.

Core Release History

 Date  By  Version  Description
 03/01/2011  Xilinx, Inc.  1.9  13.1 support
 12/14/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.8  12.4 support
 09/21/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.7  12.3 support
 07/23/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.6  12.2 support
 04/19/2010  Xilinx, Inc.  1.5  12.1 support
 12/02/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.4  11.4 support
 09/16/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.3  11.3 support
 06/24/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.2  11.2 support
 04/24/2009  Xilinx, Inc.  1.1  Beta2

AR# 40745
Date 11/10/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Spartan-6 LXT
  • Spartan-6 FPGA GTP Transceiver Wizard