xlGenerateButton - 2022.1 English

Vitis Model Composer User Guide (UG1483)

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The xlGenerateButton function provides a programmatic way to invoke the Model Composer code generator.


status = xlGenerateButton(sysgenblock)


xlGenerateButton invokes the Model Composer code generator and returns a status code. Invoking xlGenerateButton with a HDL block as an argument is functionally equivalent to opening the System Generator token, and clicking on the Generate button. The following is list of possible status codes returned by xlGenerateButton.

Table 1. xlGenerateButton Status Codes
Status Description
1 Canceled
2 Simulation running
3 Check param error
4 Compile/generate netlist error
5 Netlister error
6 Post netlister script error
7 Post netlist error
8 Post generation error
9 External view mismatch when importing as a configurable Subsystem