LOCK_PINS - 2024.1 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Using Constraints (UG903)

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LOCK_PINS is a cell property used to specify the mapping between logical LUT inputs (I0, I1, I2, …) and LUT physical input pins (A6, A5, A4, …).

A common use is to force timing-critical LUT inputs to be mapped to the fastest A6 and A5 physical LUT inputs.

LOCK_PINS Constraint Example One

Map I1 to A6 and I0 to A5 (swap the default mapping).

% set myLUT2	[get_cells u0/u1/i_365]
% set_property LOCK_PINS {I0:A5 I1:A6} $myLUT2
# Which you can verify by typing the following line in the Tcl Console:
% get_property LOCK_PINS $myLUT2

LOCK_PINS Constraint Example Two

Map I0 to A6 for a LUT6, mapping of I1 through I5 are dont-cares.

% set_property LOCK_PINS I0:A6 [get_cell u0/u1/i_768]