10-31-2011 07:40 AM
I am trying to use the ATLYS (Sp6) board.
I am succesfull in accessing it via the Digilent Adept application.
But once I try to use it form the ISE the cable not recognized.
I attach a description of the problem.
Any advice ?
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10-31-2011 05:42 PM
According to the Digilent setup guide, the 'digilent_plugin' doesn't automatically appear in the list under iMPACT, Output, Cable Setup. Cable Plug-in. You have to type it in manually. Please give that a go!
11-07-2011 05:51 AM
Here is an update: I succeeded to install the board on Windows XP.
Now I am trying to make it work on Linux, Ubuntu 11.04
Linux 2.6.38-10-generic #46-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jun 28 15:05:41 UTC 2011 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
on which I have intalled Xilinx Design Suite 13.1.
I did the following:
1. Extract Digilent.zip file into <Xilinx_13_1_install_Dir>\ISE_
which contains the
2. copied The Plug-in files “libCseDigilent.so” and “libCseDigilent.xml”
Bus 008 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 006 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 003: ID 046d:c31d Logitech, Inc.
Bus 005 Device 002: ID 046d:c05a Logitech, Inc. Optical Mouse M90
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 005: ID 04e2:1410 Exar Corp.
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 002 Device 006: ID 1443:0007 Digilent CoolRunner-II CPLD Starter Kit
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bc2:2100 Seagate RSS LLC
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
I type: digilent_plugin
but I still get the mesage:
ERROR:iMPACT - Could not open plug-in of the type: digilent_plugin. Please check to make sure the correct plug-in for this type is properly installed.
The following targetNames are available:
11-11-2011 03:10 PM
I found the problem:
one needs to create another folder and place the files
My mistake was that I placed the files under
I now have the Atlys board connected to the ISE (iMPACT) on Ubuntu 11.10
05-11-2012 10:14 AM
Where did you get the plugins directory under Xilinx/ISE/bin/lin ? my installation doesn't sho anything like that.
I have the digilent directory but not the plugins