AR# 45677

LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.2 - Release Notes and Known Issues for ISE Design Suite 13.4

Description

This Answer Record contains the Release Notes for the LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.2 Core, released in the ISE Design Suite 13.4, and includes the following:
  • New Features
  • Supported Devices
  • Resolved Issues
  • Known Issues
For installation instructions, general CORE Generator software known issues, and design tools requirements, see the IP Release Notes Guide.

Solution

New Features
  • ISE 13.4 software support
  • Additional Configuration Vector Interface

Supported Devices

  • Virtex-7 XC
  • Kintex-7 XC
  • Virtex-6 XC CXT/LXT/SXT/HXT
  • Virtex-6 XQ LXT/SXT
  • Virtex-6 -1L XC LXT/SXT
  • Spartan-6 XC LX/LXT
  • Spartan-6 XQ LX/LXT
  • Virtex-5 XC LX/LXT/SXT/TXT/FXT
  • Virtex-5 XQ LX/LXT/SXT/FXT
  • Virtex-4 XC LX/SX/FX
  • Spartan-3 XC
  • Spartan-3A XC 3AN/3A DSP
  • Spartan-3E XC
Resolved Issues
  • (Xilinx Answer 43421) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.1 - GMII_RX_ER not asserted when link lost during frame
  • (Xilinx Answer 42672) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.1 - 7 Series Transceiver Wrapper - GT Port Name Changes in ISE 13.2
  • (Xilinx Answer 42842) - 7 Series GTX Transceiver - PLLREFCLK selection change causing simulation issue in ISEDesign Suite 13.1
  • (Xilinx Answer 43058) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.1 - Why does the Example Design fail in BitGen when targeting Virtex-7 or Kintex-7 devices?
  • (Xilinx Answer 43482) - 7 Series GTX Transceivers - Reset Requirements Upon Configuration
  • (Xilinx Answer 43059) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.1 - Error - Invalid target device when running Virtex-7 Example design in 13.2 and later
  • (Xilinx Answer 44958) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.1 - Example Design Simulation Does NotWork in ISE 13.2/13.3
Known Issues
  • (Xilinx Answer 35338)- LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII - Meeting GMII setup and hold times on an external interface when targeting Spartan-6 FPGAs
  • (Xilinx Answer 39193) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v10.5 - GTP/GTX Physical DRC failure in MAP
  • (Xilinx Answer 40535) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.2 and earlier - Auto-Negotiation Next page functionality is not supported
  • (Xilinx Answer 45676) -LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.2 - Functional simulation failure when using 1000 BASE-X and VHDL
  • (Xilinx Answer 46123) - LogiCORE IP Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII v11.2 - Changes required to implement on 7-Series General ES silicon
AR# 45677
Date 05/19/2012
Status Active
Type Known Issues
IP