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AR# 15675

5.1i COMPXLIB - "ERROR:compxlib[init]:2 - unable to remove file \tmp\.xlog..."

Description

Keywords: error, COMPXLIB, init, 2, unable, remove, file, tmp, .xlog, process

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
When I run "COMPXLIB", the following error occurs:

"ERROR:compxlib[init]:2 - unable to remove file \tmp\.xlog.
File may be in use by another compxlib process."

Solution

In certain circumstances, "COMPXLIB" fails to remove the .xlog file from the "tmp" directory. As long as no other "COMPXLIB" processes are running, go to the "tmp" directory and remove the .xlog file.

This problem is fixed in the latest 5.1i Service Pack, available at:
http://support.xilinx.com/support/techsup/sw_updates
The first service pack containing the fix is 5.1i Service Pack 3.
AR# 15675
Date Created 09/24/2002
Last Updated 08/12/2005
Status Archive
Type General Article