AR# 4631: 2.1i, V1.5, V1.4 COREGEN, FOUNDATION: How to invoke NET2SYM in command line mode
2.1i, V1.5, V1.4 COREGEN, FOUNDATION: How to invoke NET2SYM in command line mode
Keywords: net2sym, coregen, symbol, alr, foundation
General Description: NET2SYM is a Foundation utility that is used by Coregen to generate the files needed to integrate a Coregen module into a Foundation project.
This solution describes the syntax for running NET2SYM in command line mode to generate a Foundation symbol for a CORE Generator module.
You can also run NET2SYM in GUI mode by typing the fully qualified path to NET2SYM.EXE in a DOS window. The usual location of NET2SYM.EXE is c:\foundation\active\exe. (You may need to add this location to your PATH environment variable).
The syntax for NET2SYM for a CORE Generator module is:
- Open up a DOS Shell - Type "net2sym". The NET2SYM GUI appears. - Enter the name of your module (moduleName) in the Symbol Name field - Use the "Browse netlist" button to browse to your .EDN or .XSF netlist file -