Quartus® Prime Pro Edition User Guide: Getting Started

ID 683463
Date 4/01/2024
Document Table of Contents Promoting Critical Warnings to Errors

​ You can promote critical warnings to errors so that the compilation flow halts on receiving the critical warnings as it does with an errors​. All critical warnings are supported.​

You can only promote the message IDs on open projects.

  1. In the Message dialog box, right-click on the critical warning you want to promote to an error.
  2. Click Message Promotion​ > Promote Critical Message ID to Error
    The software now treats the critical warning as an error.
  3. To clear all promotions, click ​ Message Promotion​ > Clear All Message Promotions
  4. Alternatively, manually promote or demote a critical warning in the .qsf. For example:
    set_global_assignment -name PROMOTE_WARNING_TO_ERROR 12677