The following steps will take you through the process of SAIF file creation, running timing simulation, and estimating power using the SAIF data using Questa Advanced Simulator.
Manually set the path to ModelSim/Questa Advanced Simulator
$PATH environment variable
From the Vivado IDE under the 3rd Party Tools tab: Questa Advanced Simulator install path.section, define the path to the simulator in the
Make sure the Compiled library location points to a valid location for the compiled Xilinx simulation libraries.
To create new compiled libraries:
- In the 3rd Party
Simulators tab, specify the Compiled library location to Questa Advanced Simulator. Use the Compiled library location specified during the
compiled library generation and enter it in the Compiled library location field of the
Simulators tab. It should point to the
- Click OK to define the path and generate compiled