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AR# 19796

6.2.2 EDK - NCSIM issues the following error: "SMART MODEL INTERFACE: Model needs a greater Time Unit resolution"

Description

Keywords: NCSIM, Smart Model, SmartModel, FMI Error

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
I am running a simulation which utilizes the PowerPC SmartModel. NCSIM issues the following error:

"SMART MODEL INTERFACE: Fatal error in SmartModel initialization!
SMART MODEL INTERFACE: Model needs a greater Time Unit resolution
SMART MODEL INTERFACE: Instance is
SMART MODEL INTERFACE:
system_tb:system_stub:system:ppc405_i:PPC405_I:PPC405_I:IPPC405_SWIFT:PPC405
_SWIFT_INST
Error! FMI error
From
system_tb:system_stub:system:ppc405_i:PPC405_I:PPC405_I:IPPC405_SWIFT:PPC405
_SWIFT_INST (SWIFT PPC405_SWIFT)...
Terminating execution of the Smartmodel Interface!
Time: 0 FS + 0
SMART MODEL INTERFACE: This Session is FATAL and must be restarted"

Solution

Set the following environment variable:

LMC_TIMEUNIT = -12
AR# 19796
Date Created 08/10/2004
Last Updated 04/28/2006
Status Archive
Type General Article