• calibre.vim : Syntax Highlight for MGC SVRF (Calibre) Standard Verification Rules Format

    Link to vim script for Calibre:   http://www.vim.org/scripts/script.php?script_id=688 (The link on vim.org points back here!)   created by Alvin Santos\ script type syntax description ...
    karen_chow
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  • How to use Calibre DESIGNrev to report cell extent

    You can use the "-bbox" option in "layout peek" to report the cell extent.   The example below reports the cell extent of cell "invert_cell" in layout file and.gds:   >calibredrv -a puts [layout peek an...
    chung_lee
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  • Is there a basic Calibre LVS or DRC tutorial available?

    Yes, on SupportNet (requires a login) please visit: Calibre DRC and LVS Debugging Tutorial Series
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  • How to view Calibre documentation

    If you have not already done so, install the Calibre tree.   Set environment variable MGC_HOME to that tree.   Invoke $MGC_HOME/bin/mgcdocs   (This will create and display the bookcases)   Alte...
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  • Create Logo in Batchmode in Calibre DESIGNrev

    This script helps user insert a logo/text to the input layout file,  with user specified layer user specific location.   calibredrv create_logo.tcl <i/p file> <x1coordinate> <y1coordinate>...
    pnilangi
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  • [SVRF] setting window size of "DENSITY" function using environment variables

    Is it possible to set the size of window in "DENSITY" function using environment variable? I know that I can do it as follows: export env_var1=10 (in a shell)   #IFDEF $env_var1 10      #D...
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  • How to calculate the area of a specific layer in a window

    Hi, I would like to write a simple Calibre Tcl script that can do the following things: 1. Calculating the area of a specific layer in a window (ex. area of all M1 shapes in a  1um X 1um window). 2. Calculatin...
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  • Adjusting Hierarchy separator when using layout names in Calibreview

    When  using Calibre xRC in integration with Virtuoso, Calibreview is the interface  connecting them together. It is generally recommended to use schematic names  option in extraction. That is to use th...
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  • change_cell_names.tcl

    To add the suffix to cells on CalibreDESIGNrev.   After you download the script Save the script. If you want to exclude cells from being renamed, create a file named cell_list and specify the cells to be exclu...
    pnilangi
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  • check_override_ys.txt

    For modern technology nodes, users often run DRC rule files with a very large number of checks. During visual debugging of results in a layout editor, the user will often have to turn off other design layers to unders...
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  • Convert Cadence Virtuoso layer settings to DESIGNrev layer property file.

    This script will help you to convert Cadence Virtuoso's layer display setting to DESIGNrev's layerproperty file. So you can have the same layer name and display setting as in Virtuoso when you open the database in DE...
    saunder_peng
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  • Is there any method to find out the open ended metal as picture below?

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  • Calibre 2015.2 Release Highlights

    Release highlights newsletter for Calibre 2015.2.
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  • How to highlight a net by name with RVE after LVS

    Here's a link to a 2 minute video I created to show one way to highlight a net in Calibre RVE after running LVS. I'll be interested to see if anybody finds it helpful.   How to highlight a net by name using Cali...
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  • Creating rule file for all layers of both databases for XOR database comparison

    This TechNote MG589122 shows how to create an SVRF rule file that automatically considers all layer and datatype combinations present in the layout databases you want to use for database to database (LVL) comparison.
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  • Highlight behavior with edit in place for multiple highlights

    If you're experiencing difficulties with new windows opening when you would have preferred to see multiple highlights in the same window while using edit in place, this TechNote MG589350 may be of interest to you. It ...
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  • Caveats for using Runtime TVF

    If you're using Runtime TVF, especially if you're noticing performance issues while using Runtime TVF, this TechNote MG589704 may be of interest to you.
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  • Calibre 2015.1 Release Highlights

    Release highlights newsletter for Calibre 2015.1.
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  • Cannot show Path_name in Calibre RVE when using PERC

    Dear All,   I find that I cannot show Path_name in Calibre RVE after I added below highlight command in below program: perc::export_connection [list $mosPtr D $mosPtr S] -cd -path $net_name   Is there any...
    andrewng
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  • Calibre 2014.4 Release Highlights

    Key 2014.4 Highlights Please join our technical team as they review the new features of the 2014.4 Calibre Design Solutions release: Physical Verification (View release highlights video - 5 minutes) Calibre® n...
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