Due to a problem in Quartus® II software version 13.1 update 3 you may see this error when using an Arria® V device Transceiver Native PHY instance with the “Enable simplified data interface" option selected and using the Rate Match FIFO and 8b10b encoder/decoder.
To work around this problem, you must install the Quartus II software version 13.1 Update 4 and then download and install patch 4.07 from the links below.
- Download the version 13.1 Update 4 patch 4.07 for Windows (.exe)
- Download the version 13.1 Update 4 patch 4.07 for Linux (.run)
- Download the Readme file for the Quartus II software version 13.1 Update 4 patch 4.07 (.txt)
This problem is scheduled to be fixed in a future version of the Quartus II software.