Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition User Guide: Scripting

ID 683432
Date 12/13/2021

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Document Table of Contents locate (::quartus::sta)

The following table displays information for the locate Tcl command:

Tcl Package and Version

Belongs to ::quartus::sta

Syntax locate [-h | -help] [-long_help] [-chip] [-classic_tmv] [-color <black|blue|brown|green|grey|light_grey|orange|purple|red|white> ] [-dpp] [-label <label> ] [-no_duplicates] [-rpe] [-rtm] [-tmv] <items>
Arguments -h | -help Short help
-long_help Long help with examples and possible return values
-chip Locate the object in the Chip Planner
-classic_tmv Locate the object in the Classic Technology Map Viewer
-color <black|blue|brown|green|grey|light_grey|orange|purple|red|white> Specify the color to be used to identify the objects you are locating
-dpp Locate in the Design Partition Planner
-label <label> Specify a label used to identify the objects you are locating
-no_duplicates Do not locate duplicate objects
-rpe Locate in the Resource Property Editor
-rtm Locate in the Hyper-Retiming Viewer
-tmv Locate the object in the Technology Map Viewer
<items> Items to locate. Any collection or object (such as paths, points, nodes, nets, keepers, registers, etc) may be located by passing a reference to the corresponding collection or object.

Locate an object from the Timing Analyzer in another Quartus Prime tool. With this command, one or more objects, or collections of objects, can be located in a supported Quartus tool from the Timing Analyzer. The destination must be specified with one of the following options: Option Destination Tool ====== ============================== -chip Chip Planner -rpe Resource Property Editor -rtl RTL Viewer -classic_rtl Classic RTL Viewer -tmv Technology Map Viewer -classic_tmv Classic Technology Map Viewer -rtm Hyper-Retiming Viewer -dpp Design Partition Planner The -label option can be used to specify a label for the located objects. The -color command can be used to specify a color to be used to identify the located objects in the destination tool.

Example Usage
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