BLACK_BOX - 2024.1 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Synthesis (UG901)

Document ID
UG901
Release Date
2024-05-30
Version
2024.1 English

The BLACK_BOX attribute is a useful debugging attribute directs synthesis to create a black box for that module or entity. When the attribute is found, even if there is valid logic for a module or entity, Vivado synthesis creates a black box for that level. This attribute can be placed on a module, entity, or component. Because this attribute affects the synthesis compiler, it can only be set in the RTL.