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AR# 62915

Vivado - TK_tunnel: invalid command name "wm"

Description

In the Tk Tcl shell window I see the following:

  Starting server...
  == This Launch Script:
    .../XilinxTclStore/tclapp/xilinx/tk_tunnel/server/start.tcl
  == Repository directory:
    .../XilinxTclStore
  server starting - host: mymachinename - ip: 0.0.0.0 - socket: sock7
  server listeners are now running
  invalid command name "wm"
  Server terminated, shell will close in 10 seconds.

Solution

The wm command could not be found on the server. 

This usually indicates your Tcl shell does not have Tk installed.

To work around this, you can run the launch server command and point to a Tcl shell that has Tk installed:

tclapp::xilinx::tk_tunnel::launch_server /opt/tcl/bin/tclsh8.5
AR# 62915
Date Created 11/21/2014
Last Updated 11/27/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
Tools
  • Vivado Design Suite