AR# 11104

3.1i Virtex-II PAR - "FATAL_ERROR:Place:basplmacrobas.c:432:1.8.22.1 - BAD MACRO..."

Description

Keywords: place, placer, basplmacrobas, 432, BAD MACRO

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
The Virtex-II placer fails with the following message:

FATAL_ERROR:Place:basplmacrobas.c:432:1.8.22.1 - BAD MACRO ENCOUNTERED. Process will terminate. To resolve this error, please consult the Answers Database and other online resources at http://support.xilinx.com

Solution

This problem is fixed in the latest 3.1i Service Pack, available at:
http://support.xilinx.com/support/techsup/sw_updates.
The first service pack containing the fix is 3.1i Service Pack 8.
AR# 11104
Date 10/21/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article