AR# 3463

M1.4 PAR - PAR hangs when using a PCF to LOC single component hard macros (.nmc's).

Description

PAR hangs during placement on designs with .pcf location
constraints on single component hard macros (.nmc's) that
contain no routing information. A patch is available for
M1.4.

Solution

A fix for this PAR error is included in the current M1.4 Core
Applications patch available from the Xilinx Download Area:

Solaris: http://www.xilinx.com/txpatches/pub/swhelp/M1.4_alliance/core_sol17_m14.tar.Z
SunOS http://www.xilinx.com/txpatches/pub/swhelp/M1.4_alliance/core_sun17_m14.tar.Z
HPUX: http://www.xilinx.com/txpatches/pub/swhelp/M1.4_alliance/core_hp17_m14.tar.Z
Win95/NT: http://www.xilinx.com/txpatches/pub/swhelp/M1.4_alliance/core_nt17.zip

AR# 3463
Date 10/20/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article