AR# 5393

4.2i Foundation - How do I access the extended message reported by Foundation HDL Editor?

Description

Keywords: extended message, HDL Editor, HDE

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
In Foundation HDL Editor, a warning is reported that refers to the extended message, but it is not made clear how to access the extended message.

For example, the following error is reported during a syntax check:

"Warning: L-1/c0 : #0 Warning: This design contains assignment from wire to reg. Please see the extended message for this warning for more information. (VE-123)"

How do I access this extended message?

Solution

1

1. In Project Manager, click on Help -> Foundation Help Contents.

2. Select "Help Topics" .

3. In the "Find" field, type in the error number that is cited in the bracket (e.g., (VE-123) ).

2

Highlight the error code in the HDL Editor console window, then press the F1 button. A Help dialog box containing extended information regarding the error message will appear.
AR# 5393
Date 08/12/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article