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dsakjl
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Re: Vitis HLS 2020.2: GUI not starting

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Hi @aoifem ,

do you have ani news on this?

Thank you, best regards.

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dsakjl
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dsakjl
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Hello everyone,

as reported in: https://forums.xilinx.com/t5/Design-Entry/Vitis-HLS-2020-2-not-starting-only-splash-screen-visible/m-p/1224032#M26300

VITIS HLS 2020.2 does not start in GUI mode on Linux (only splashscreen is visible).

Trying to remove the $HOME/.Xilinx/vitis_hls directory does not solve the problem.

I'll report the same problem here because this should be the proper section.

Please, do you have any suggestion?

Thank you, best regards.

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aoifem
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Hi @dsakjl 

It looks like this issue has been resolved on the design entry board? Can you confirm? 

We normally ask the community not to add the same post to multiple boards, as it makes it more difficult for other people with the same issue to find a solution, and also duplicates work. 

Aoife
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dsakjl
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Hi @aoifem ,

thank you for the reply.

No, this issue is NOT solved yet and I posted here because this is the HLS section and should be the proper section where to ask about Vitis HLS.

Do you know what could be the problem? Missing libraries? A check on the Linux distribution?

Thank you, regards.

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aoifem
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Hi @dsakjl 

This is an issue for the design entry board as something isn't installed properly or running as expected. I'll ask my colleague if they can reply to your post on the design entry board. 

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aoifem
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Hi @dsakjl 

It is hard to see what the issue is here as it seems to be working for some users and not others. Is the issue with with the Docker Container usage? If you are using dockers then we would recommend you use a docker that is built for the OS we have tested on, as that should work. You can then take this docker and put it on a host system that has a newer version of the OS. If you are using Podman and not a docker, I don't think this is tested and/or supported, as Podman and Docker are different things: https://ti8m.com/blog/Why-Podman-is-worth-a-look-.html

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dsakjl
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Hi @aoifem ,

thank you for the reply.

I'm not using a docker but an unsupported Linux distribution. I checked that all the packages listed in installLibs.sh script from Vitis are correctly installed.

I can't see any error on startup.

Regards.

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