AR# 38387


10/100/1000Mbps Soft Logic Ethernet IP Design Assistant - Hardware Debug and Link bring up


This answer record identifies starting points when debugging hardware and link bring up issues with the 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet IP. 

This is included the Tri-Mode Ethernet MAC core, 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII core, and Ethernet Statistics core.

Note: this Answer Record is a part of the Ethernet IP Xilinx Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 38279)

The Xilinx Solution Center for Ethernet IP is available to address all questions related to Ethernet IP. 

Whether you are starting a new design with Ethernet IP cores or troubleshooting a problem, use the Solution Center for Ethernet IP to guide you to the right information.


The Debug Guide at the end of the 1000Base-X PCS/PMA or SGMII Users Guide has a Hardware debug section with guidance on:
  • General Checks for Hardware Debug
  • Problems with the MDIO
  • Problems with Data Reception or Transmission
  • Problems with Auto-Negotiation
  • Problems in Obtaining a Link (Auto-Negotiation Disabled)
  • Problems with a High Bit Error Rate

The User Guide is available at the below link:



Answer Number 问答标题 问题版本 已解决问题的版本
38279 Ethernet IP 解决方案中心 N/A N/A


Answer Number 问答标题 问题版本 已解决问题的版本
38349 以太网 IP 解决方案中心 — 10/100/1000Mbps 软逻辑以太网 IP 设计助手 N/A N/A
AR# 38387
日期 09/03/2019
状态 Active
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