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AR# 1688

XACT-CPLD, 9500: What do my environment settings need to be?

Description

Keywords: XACT-CPLD environment

Urgency : Standard

General Description:
To use the XACT-CPLD (DS560) software, the following
environment variables must be set. Put the following lines in
either the autoexec.bat, or a separate .bat file which will
be executed before using the XACT-CPLD software.

These resolutions assume:
-XACT-CPLD has been installed to C:\XACT9000
-XABEL (DS371) has been installed to C:\XACT
-Viewlogic Interface (DS391) has been installed to C:\WVOFFICE

The following 4 Resolutions show setups for

1.) Foundation (design contains no ABEL)
2.) Foundation (design contains ABEL)
3.) Viewlogic (design contains no ABEL)
4.) Viewlogic (design contains ABEL)

Solution

1

Foundation (design contains no ABEL)

SET PATH = C:\XACT9000;<rest_of_path>
SET XACT = C:\XACT9000

2

Foundation (design contains ABEL)

SET PATH = C:\XACT9000;C:\XACT;<rest_of_path>
SET XACT = C:\XACT9000;C:\XACT

3

Viewlogic (design contains no ABEL)

SET PATH = C:\XACT9000;C:\WVOFFICE;<rest_of_path>
SET XACT = C:\XACT9000
SET WDIR = C:\WVOFFICE\STANDARD

4

Viewlogic (design contains ABEL)

SET PATH = C:\XACT9000;C:\XACT;C:\WVOFFICE;<rest_of_path>
SET XACT = C:\XACT9000;C:\XACT
SET WDIR = C:\WVOFFICE\STANDARD
AR# 1688
Date Created 08/31/2007
Last Updated 10/01/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article