AR# 9721

3.1i Foundation ISE- MTI Error: Cannot open macro file: top.vfd' - this file is not created.

Description

Keywords: MTI, Error, Functional Simulation, Project Navigator

Urgency: Hot

General Description: When using the FPGA Express VHDL flow
with a top level schematic, MTI will issue the following error for
functional simulation:

Cannot open macro file: <module>.vfd

The <module>.vfd is not being created, so MTI can not open it.

Solution

This problem is fixed in the latest 3.1i Service Pack available at:
http://support.xilinx.com/support/techsup/sw_updates. The first
service pack containing the fix is 3.1i Service Pack 3.
AR# 9721
Date 01/16/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article