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AR# 8712

ModelSim XE (MXE) 5.3a, 5.3d - ModelSim crashes without any error message.

Description

Keywords:
Modelsim, MXE, crash, hdl, simulation, timing

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
While doing timing simulation using a script file, ModelSim MXE
simulates sucessfully for the first two consecutive attempts; on the
third attempt, it crashes without any error message.
All the three attempts were made without making any
changes in the design or simulation script file.

Solution

This problem has been fixed, and the following patch resolves
this issue:

http://www.xilinx.com/txpatches/pub/swhelp/mti/mxe_patch.zip

Download this patch to a temporary directory
and extract it to the $MODELSIM/win32xoem
directory.

IMPORTANT: This patch has been tested when
applied to MXE 5.3d. Do not install this patch
over MXE 5.3a.
AR# 8712
Date Created 08/31/2007
Last Updated 08/11/2003
Status Archive
Type ??????