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AR# 65564

2015.4 Vivado - Mem file not copied to simulation directory - ERROR: [VRFC 10-451] cannot open file 'int_infile


I am attempting to launch simulation, but it fails with an error similar to the following:

Starting static elaboration
ERROR: [VRFC 10-451] cannot open file 'int_infile' [/eda/my_proj/my_proj.srcs/sources_1/ipshared/xilinx.com/blk_mem_gen_v8_2/7b054ed9/simulation/blk_mem_gen_v8_2.vhd:2832]
ERROR: [XSIM 43-3322] Static elaboration of top level Verilog design unit(s) in library work failed.
INFO: [USF-XSim-99] Step results log file:'/eda/my_proj/my_proj.sim/sim_1/behav/elaborate.log'
ERROR: [USF-XSim-62] 'elaborate' step failed with error(s). Please check the Tcl console output or '/eda/my_proj/my_proj.sim/sim_1/behav/elaborate.log' file for more information.
launch_simulation: Time (s): cpu = 00:01:18 ; elapsed = 00:02:48 . Memory (MB): peak = 6086.723 ; gain = 5.004 ; free physical = 15550 ; free virtual = 73416

It appears that the .mem file is not getting copied correctly to the sim directory for the simulation run.


This issue is scheduled to be fixed in Vivado 2016.1. 

The current work-around is to regenerate output products for all IP and BD in the design using the "global" setting.

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Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
63956 2015.x Vivado Simulator - Known Issues N/A N/A
AR# 65564
Date Created 10/05/2015
Last Updated 04/07/2016
Status Active
Type Known Issues
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2015.3
  • Vivado Design Suite - 2015.4