AR# 4187

4.2i Foundation Schematic Editor - Error: "Cannot read sheet for macro:DAT-TRAN/LMACS: The chunk offset is too big"

Description

Keywords: chunk, LMACS, offset, Schematic Editor, Foundation

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
When I try to push into a design's hierarchy, Schematic Editor reports the following error:

"Cannot read sheet for macro:DAT_TRAN"

Additionally, Project Manager reports the following error:

"LMACS: The chunk offset is too big."

Solution

To resolve this error:

1. In Schematic Capture, select File -> Open. Open the schematic macro in question.
2. Save the schematic macro using a different name (e.g., "new.sch").
3. Open the schematic sheet containing the macro symbol.
4. Double-click on the symbol. Add the following in the Parameters field:

Name: $file
Description: new.sch

Click on "Add", and then click "OK".

5. You will now be able to push into the macro.
AR# 4187
Date 08/12/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article