AR# 9576

3.1i Foundation ISE - XST Synthesis Options are not verified before synthesis

Description

Keywords: Synthesis, XST, Project Navigator, verify, timing, BUFG

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
Project Navigator allows the entry of any value for the following properties/options; these values are not verified before synthesis to ensure that they are valid:

Maximum Global Buffers (BUFG)
Speed Grade for Timing Analysis

Valid choices for each option are listed below.

Solution

1

Speed Grade for Timing Analysis:

Virtex: 4,5,6
Virtex-E: 6,7,8
Virtex-II: 4,5,6
Spartan-II: 5,6

2

Maximum Global Buffers:

Virtex: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4
Virtex-E: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4
Virtex-II: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Spartan-II: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4
AR# 9576
Date 01/16/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article