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AR# 6569

Foundation Schematic 1.5is2- Conv: Netlist [objectname].alb(0):seek 0x##, invalid char 0x0


Keywords : schematic, invalid char, foundation, 0x0

Urgency: standard

Problem Description: When generating a netlist from a schematic sheet, you get an error similar to the following:

Conv: Netlist [objectname].alb(0):seek 0x##, invalid char 0x0

Then, if you proceed to implement the design.


This is usually related to a corrupt macro or schematic sheet. There is no known cause for this corruption of the schematic sheet, but copying the schematic elements to a new sheet and creating a new macro with that new sheet fixes the problem.

The macro to look for will the named by the error message under the
AR# 6569
Date Created 05/19/1999
Last Updated 03/07/2002
Status Archive
Type General Article