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AR# 14234

XST - "ERROR:Xst:913 - Cannot find top module ."

Description

General Description: 

When parsing a Verilog design, XST issues the following error message: 

 

"ERROR:Xst:913 - Cannot find top module <name>."

Solution

A top-level module has been declared using the "-top" switch in the XST script file, and XST cannot find that module.  

 

Ensure that the module name referenced by the "-top" switch exists within the XST project.

AR# 14234
Date Created 08/29/2007
Last Updated 05/14/2014
Status Archive
Type General Article