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Visitor
Visitor
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Registered: ‎01-20-2009

system integration

hi edv,

I'm using ISE 9.1 with updated webpack. I'm Integrating my code in which there are about 20-25 child modules.

Each time I add one module and test either it's properly responding or not. Later I'm adding another and repeating the same.

So I know my lower module's net list will not change at all. However some extra control signal will be tapped and connected.

Therefore I feel I'm wasting time in re-generating net list again and again.

 

Is there any way out by which I can just update the netlist for currenly added module and rest will remain as it was?

 

If yes how do I take advantage of it?

Pl. help.

 

 

Kishor

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Xilinx Employee
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Registered: ‎08-15-2007

Re: system integration

Kishor,


Yes, use Partitions --> http://www.xilinx.com/itp/xilinx10/isehelp/ds_c_overview.htm

 

In summary, for each child submodule, you can preserve the synthesis netslist, placing and/or routing.  So if the child module has been left untouch, the tools does not re-synthesize or re-implement that child.

 

Use the link above, as well as the "See Also" links in that page, for further information on how to use partitions.  

 

Hope this helps.

Eddie
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