AR# 45159

AXI Bridge for PCI Express - Is a processor necessary for the bridge?

Description

An EDK system usually includes a MicroBlaze processor.When using the AXI Bridge for PCI Express, is a processor necessary?

Solution

A MicroBlaze processor is not necessary to use the AXI Bridge for PCI Express.The Bridge is able to master on the system without any other peripheral setting up the control interface.

Revision History
11/27/2011 - Initial Release

AR# 45159
Date 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article
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