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AR# 6333

FPGA Editor - How do I add a button? (External Macro Pins)

Description

General Description: 

How do I add a button (such as "Swap" or "Unroute") on the right side  

of the FPGA GUI?

Solution

For a one-time button, this can be done from the FPGA Editor command  

line; for a button needed for long-term use, this can be done in the fpga_editor.ini. 

 

Syntax: 

button "Button_Name" "Button Command Stream" 

 

Example: 

button "extpins" "getattr main extpins"

AR# 6333
Date Created 08/21/2007
Last Updated 05/14/2014
Status Archive
Type General Article