AR# 72071

UltraScale+ GTM Transceivers Wizard and IBERT - Master Release Notes and Known Issues

Description

This answer record contains the Release Notes and Known Issues for the UltraScale+ GTM Transceivers Wizard and IBERT and includes the following:
  • General Information
  • Known and Resolved Issues
  • Revision History

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Solution

General Information

Supported Devices

 

For a list of new features and added device support for all versions, see the Change Log file available with the wizard in Vivado tools.

Table 1 correlates the wizard version to the Vivado design tools release version in which it was included.

Table 1: Version

GTM Wizard VersionVivado Version
Version 1.02018.3.1
Version 1.0 (Rev. 1)
2019.1
Version 1.0 (Rev. 2)
2019.1.1
Version 1.0 (Rev. 2)2019.1.2
Version 1.0 (Rev. 3)
2019.1.3
Version 1.0 (Rev. 4)2019.2
Version 1.0 (Rev. 5)2019.2.1
Version 1.0 (Rev. 6)2019.2.2
Version 1.0 (Rev. 7)2020.1
   

Known and Resolved Issues:

Table 2 provides a list of known and resolved issues that apply to UltraScale+ GTM Transceivers Wizard.

Table 2: Known and Resolved Issues for UltraScale+ GTM Transceivers Wizard

Answer RecordTitleVersion
Found
Version
Fixed
(Xilinx Answer 72645)
UltraScale+ GTM - Instructions for migrating to Vivado 2019.1.2/2019.1.32019.1.22019.1.3
(Xilinx Answer 72042)GTM Near-End PMA Loopback is not supported
2018.3.12020.1
(Xilinx Answer 72073)GTM supports PAM4 data rates of 39.2 Gb/s and greater2018.3.1
2019.1.3 patch*
(Xilinx Answer 72738)UltraScale+ GTM - Example Design Reports CRITICAL WARNING: [Place 30-1219] on DMONITOROUTCLK Pin2019.1.32019.2
Tactical Patch - GTM Wizard and IBERT IP Updates for Vivado 2019.1.32019.1.3N/A
UltraScale+ GTM - RXRESETMODE should be 2'b01
2019.12019.2.1
(Xilinx Answer 73537)GTM Fractional Divider Simulations can Fail at Default Simulation Rate 2019.2.12020.1
(Xilinx Answer 73536)GTM Example Design Completes Test Too Early In Some Cases 2019.2.12020.1

* 2019.1.3 patch is described in (Xilinx Answer 72822).


Table 3 provides a list of known and resolved issues that apply to UltraScale+ GTM IBERT.

Table 3: Known and Resolved Issues for UltraScale+ GTM IBERT

Answer RecordTitleVersion
Found
Version
Fixed
(Xilinx Answer 72467) IBERT GTM - Half of the FEC lanes show up as disabled 
2019.1
2019.2
(Xilinx Answer 72822)Tactical Patch - GTM Wizard and IBERT IP Updates for Vivado 2019.1.32019.1.3N/A

Revision History:

03/05/2019Initial Release
03/27/2019Changed the title of (Xilinx Answer 72073)
06/26/2019
Added (Xilinx Answer 72467)
08/23/2019Added (Xilinx Answer 72645)
09/09/2019Added (Xilinx Answer 72738)
10/03/2019Added (Xilinx Answer 72822)
10/09/2019Updated "Version Fixed" for 2019.1.3 releases
11/12/2019Added (Xilinx Answer 73076), included Version correlation table, and updated "Version Fixed" for 2019.2 release
03/06/2020Updated "Version Fixed" for 2019.2.1 release
05/15/2020Updated for 2020.1 Release. Added (Xilinx Answer 73537) and (Xilinx Answer 73536)

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AR# 72071
Date 06/04/2020
Status Active
Type Release Notes
Devices