Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition User Guide: Design Compilation

ID 683283
Date 9/24/2018
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1.5.3. Using Partitions With Third-Party Synthesis Tools

If you are using a third-party synthesis tool, set up your tool to create a separate VQM or EDIF netlist for each hierarchical partition. In the Intel® Quartus® Prime software, assign the top‑level entity from each netlist to be a design partition. The VQM or EDIF netlist file is treated as the source file for the partition in the Intel® Quartus® Prime software.