Low Latency Ethernet 10G MAC Intel® Arria® 10 FPGA IP Design Example User Guide

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Date 1/11/2022
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4.5.1. Test Cases

You can run any of the following tests from the System Console.

Table 18.  Hardware Test Cases
Test Case Command Description

SFP+ loopback

source gen_conf.tcl

The generator generates and sends about 4 billion packets. Wait 6 minutes for it to complete its tasks.

source monitor_conf.tcl The monitor checks the number of good and bad packets received.
source show_stats.tcl This script displays the values of the statistics counters.
Avalon® streaming interface loopback source loopback_conf.tcl This command enables the Avalon® streaming interface loopback. This test is used with an external tester such as Spirent tester.

After the test is completed, observe the output displayed in the System Console.

Figure 31. Sample Test Output—Ethernet Packet Monitor

Figure 32. Sample Test Output—Statistics Counters