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Registered: ‎07-08-2016

Vivado 2016.2 fatal internal exception error in block designer, xubuntu Linux 14.04

When trying to use the block designer, I keep getting a fatal internal exception error with the following message: 

 

#-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
# Vivado v2016.2 (64-bit)
# SW Build 1577090 on Thu Jun  2 16:32:35 MDT 2016
# Current time: 8/2/16 5:43:16 PM EDT
# Process ID: 10697
# Platform: Unix
#
# This report is an indication that an internal application error occurred.
# This information is useful for debugging. Please open a case with Xilinx
# Technical Support with this file and a testcase attached.
#-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
java.lang.NullPointerException
	at ui.views.L.ew.j(SourceFile:5974)
	at ui.views.L.ew.dJ(SourceFile:6269)
	at ui.views.L.ew.bd(SourceFile:6445)
	at ui.views.L.ew.c(SourceFile:96)
	at ui.views.L.fL.mousePressed(SourceFile:6598)
	at java.awt.AWTEventMulticaster.mousePressed(AWTEventMulticaster.java:280)
	at java.awt.Component.processMouseEvent(Component.java:6532)
	at javax.swing.JComponent.processMouseEvent(JComponent.java:3324)
	at de.concept.nlview.Nlview.processMouseEvent(Nlview.java:1386)
	at ui.views.L.eT.processMouseEvent(SourceFile:285)
	at java.awt.Component.processEvent(Component.java:6300)
	at java.awt.Container.processEvent(Container.java:2236)
	at java.awt.Component.dispatchEventImpl(Component.java:4891)
	at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2294)
	at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4713)
	at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.retargetMouseEvent(Container.java:4888)
	at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.processMouseEvent(Container.java:4522)
	at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.dispatchEvent(Container.java:4466)
	at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2280)
	at java.awt.Window.dispatchEventImpl(Window.java:2750)
	at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4713)
	at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEventImpl(EventQueue.java:758)
	at java.awt.EventQueue.access$500(EventQueue.java:97)
	at java.awt.EventQueue$3.run(EventQueue.java:709)
	at java.awt.EventQueue$3.run(EventQueue.java:703)
	at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
	at java.security.ProtectionDomain$JavaSecurityAccessImpl.doIntersectionPrivilege(ProtectionDomain.java:76)
	at java.security.ProtectionDomain$JavaSecurityAccessImpl.doIntersectionPrivilege(ProtectionDomain.java:86)
	at java.awt.EventQueue$4.run(EventQueue.java:731)
	at java.awt.EventQueue$4.run(EventQueue.java:729)
	at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
	at java.security.ProtectionDomain$JavaSecurityAccessImpl.doIntersectionPrivilege(ProtectionDomain.java:76)
	at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java:728)
	at ui.frmwork.a.e.dispatchEvent(SourceFile:75)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpOneEventForFilters(EventDispatchThread.java:201)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForFilter(EventDispatchThread.java:116)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForHierarchy(EventDispatchThread.java:105)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:101)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:93)
	at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.run(EventDispatchThread.java:82)

I am trying to make a simple wrapper for existing Xilinx IP (gmii to rgmii converter), and I cannot even get through building the block design . 

 

I have seen the following answers, none of which have been the source of error: 

I am starting to get incredibly frustrated with vivado, as I cannot seem to have it open for longer than an hour without it hanging, crashing, or failing in some way. 

 

 

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Registered: ‎05-07-2015

HI @bigbrett

 

Can you please attach a test case project or block design file you are facing the issue with?

Thanks
Bharath
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Can you please check if you are using supported OS?
Refer UG page#8.
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/sw_manuals/xilinx2016_2/ug973-vivado-release-notes-install-license.pdf

Thanks,
Yash
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Registered: ‎07-08-2016

@yashp Yes, I am using Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS, which is a supported operating system.
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