Customers running the Kintex-7 Embedded TRD in Vivado Design Suite 2012.3 will encounter problems during synthesis.
Customers might see the following error message:
ERROR:EDK - Error while running "make -f system.make netlist". ERROR: [Edk 24-166] (generate_target): Failed to execute XPS script. Please check for any errors reported by the XPS application in the console: [D:/KC705/Embedded_Kit/ug913_14_3_AXI4_PRODN/KC705_Embedded_Kit/VIVADO_Flow/Video_Demo/video_demo.srcs/sources_1/edk/MicroBlaze_ProcessorSubSystem/_xps/pa/_system_synth.tcl]
This error message is due to the Tcl file in the axi_ethernet local pcore.
In axi_ethernet_v2_1_0.tcl file, a Tcl command for writing into a file is given without opening the file.
puts $outputFile "#axi_ethernet_cons1538"
The following Tcl command must be added at line 8683 of axi_ethernet_v2_1_0.tcl file:
set outputFile [open $filePath "w"]
The following Tcl command must be added at line 10145 of axi_ethernet_v2_1_0.tcl file: