Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition User Guide: Scripting

ID 683432
Date 10/04/2021

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Document Table of Contents bpps::harden_cells (::quartus::bpps)

The following table displays information for the bpps::harden_cells Tcl command:

Tcl Package and Version

Belongs to ::quartus::bpps

Syntax bpps::harden_cells [-h | -help] [-long_help] -cells <cells>
Arguments -h | -help Short help
-long_help Long help with examples and possible return values
-cells <cells> Harden the existing placement of the specificed cells

In modes that support soft / hard placements (ie. Tile Planner mode), hardens the existing placement of the specificed cell. If the cell is subsequently unplaced and placed again, the placement soft / hard attribute will be based on the new placement action. For modes that do not support soft / hard placements, nothing is performed.

Example Usage
	bpps::harden_cells -cells [<design_cell_id>]
Return Value Code Name Code String Return
TCL_OK 0 INFO: Operation successful