AR# 46485

Virtex-6 - MGT - Can you configure MGT I/Os as GPIOs?

Description

For a Virtex-6 device, can the MGT pins be used as GPIOs (general purpose I/O)?

Solution

No, For a Virtex-6 device you can bring a clock on the refclk pins to drive fabric but that is all.

You cannot use TX or RX pins without using the entire GT.
AR# 46485
Date 10/23/2014
Status Archive
Type General Article
Devices