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AR# 3221

Foundation Project Manager: Netlist creation error if path has a dot (.) character


Keywords: pcm, project manager, netlist, path

Urgency: standard

General Description: Foundation project may cause errors
if the path contains a dot (.). For instance if the path is
c:\active\projects\test1.4 this would give an error in a dialog
window as follows:

"Netlist creation error.
Please inspect Project Manager window for more details."

"Netlist creation failed - correct schematic(s) in Schematic
Editor. "

These windows are followed by Errors in the Project Manager

"Error reading file - C:\active\projects\test1.4"

Netlist generation in progress.

"Error reading file - C:\active\projects\test1.4"

Netlist creation error.


The paths for Foundation projects should not contain a
period. This is not a valid character.
AR# 3221
Date Created 12/18/1997
Last Updated 08/12/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article