AR# 9795

8.2i Install - What software do I need to install to target Virtex-5 LX/LXT devices in ISE 8.2i?

Description

Keywords: IP, cores, GTP, implementation, service, pack

This Answer Record provides information on the software requirements for targeting Virtex-5 LX/LXT devices in ISE 8.2i. The Answer Records listed below provide additional information (such as installation instructions).

NOTE: The Virtex-5 LX330/LXT Installer contains Virtex-5 LX implementation patch files. Consequently, if you are targeting LXT and LX330 devices, you do not have to install this patch after installing new device support.

Solution

1

Virtex-5 LX and LXT Users

Follow these steps:
1. (Xilinx Answer 20055) Install 8.2i Service Pack 3. (8_2_03i_<plat>.zip/exe)
2. (Xilinx Answer 10274) Install 8.2i Virtex-5 LX330/LXT Devices. (8_2_03i_v5_lx330_lxt.zip)
3. (Xilinx Answer 24226) Install 8.2i IP Update 3. (ise_82i_ip_update3.zip)

NOTE 1: You do not have to reinstall the latest service pack after Step 3, as is incorrectly indicated by the Installer GUI.
NOTE 2: Virtex-4 FX users also must install the RocketIO Wizard Mandatory Patch (Xilinx Answer 24077).

Optional Software for LXT Users

- ChipScope Pro 8.2.03i (Xilinx Answer 24157)
- System Generator 8.2.01 (Xilinx Answer 24158)
- PlanAhead 8.2.6

2

Virtex-5 LX Only (non-330) Users

Follow these steps:
1. (Xilinx Answer 20055) Install 8.2i Service Pack 3. (8_2_03i_<plat>.zip/exe)
2. (Xilinx Answer 24110) Install 8.2i Virtex-5 LX Patch. (8_2_03i_v5_lx_patch.zip)
3. (Xilinx Answer 24226) Install 8.2i IP Update 3. (ise_82i_ip_update3.zip)

3

Virtex-5 LX330 Only Users

Follow these steps:
1. (Xilinx Answer 20055) Install 8.2i Service Pack 3. (8_2_03i_<plat>.zip/exe)
2. (Xilinx Answer 10274) Install 8.2i Virtex-5 LX330/LXT Devices. (8_2_03i_v5_lx330_lxt.zip)
3. (Xilinx Answer 24226) Install 8.2i IP Update 3. (ise_82i_ip_update3.zip)
AR# 9795
Date 04/23/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article