• UMC validation of nmDRC for 65 nm

      Hi all. There's a new press release that talks about the UMC validation of Calibre nmDRC for 65 nm.     http://www.mentor.com/company/news/umcvalidatecalibrenmdrcphysicalverificationumc65nm.cfm ...
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  • Automatically Displaying Calibre pull down menu on Cadence Schematic viewer

    The Calibre pull down menu does not show up automatically on the Cadence Schematic Viewer. I need to click on Analog Environment first, for the Calibre menu to show up. I am using 2007.3 version of Calibre and 5.1 v...
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  • System to Improve RET-OPC Production by Dynamic Design Coverage Using Sign-off Litho Simulator

      There's a new paper that came out at SPIE called System to Improve RET-OPC Production by Dynamic Design Coverage Using Sign-off Litho Simulator. It's an article that talks aboiut allowing RET/OPC production sy...
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  • Support documents for the Calibre xRC CalibreView Integration into the Cadence Virtuoso Design Environment

    There's a new tech note inside the Mentor Graphics SupportNet site that talks about the available support documents for the Calibre xRC calibreview integration into the Cadence Virtuoso environment. The technote ID is...
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  • Mentor Graphics Aligns Product Groups to Address IC Implementation Challenges at 45nm and Beyond

      Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced it has aligned its integrated circuit (IC) implementation product lines under the Design-to-Silicon division to better address the design and manufact...
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  • Calibre xRC/xL Error: Net Information could not be built. Error: The inputs for the inductance engine could not be properly built

      Here's some information from a tech note in Supportnet that was recently published: MG242346     Symptom:     When performing an inductance extraction if you encounter these errors below:...
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  • Mentor bolsters Calibre DFM toolset with Ponte acquisition

    In order to help reduce the impact of process variability during semiconductor design and manufacturing, Mentor  has acquired the assets of Mountain View, Calif.-based Ponte Solutions Inc, a developer of model-ba...
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  • Calibre Model-based Planarity Flow for TSMC’s 65 and 40 nanometer IC Manufacturing Processes

    Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) today announced that its SmartFill model-based planarity flow has been qualified for TSMC's 65 and 40 nanometer (nm) processes. By reducing metal thickness variability, model...
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  • How do you merge your P&R design and GDS IP cells together

      When designing in P&R environments, standard cells and IP blocks are represented as LEF cells with abstract data in them. To run Calibre DRC or LVS on a GDS file, the DEF design must be translated to GDS a...
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  • What extra require after DFM deck

    Most of the foundary provide DFM deck and all user use it blindly . Most of the time its increase are and decrease random yield
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  • Should Calibre Interactive be improved?

      Hi,     Specifically, my comments will be focused on using the Calibre Interactive (GUI) for xRC but it could apply to the other flows as well. We have many users of the GUI at my company including ...
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  • Update #2: Calibre 2008.2_33

      Hi everyone. I just wanted to let you know that we have just released the Update #2 for Calibre 2008.2. If you need to download this update release, you can download it from supportnet at:     Suppo...
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  • Script to sort DRC run times

    Dear all, I am RaviShankar, from NXP. I work for the 'flow development' group. This is my first post. Before I begin, many thanks for putting these forums in place. I am sure these forums are going to be of great help...
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  • install calibre v2006

    hi everybody! I'm a new user about calibrev2006 for linux. Can you help me to install calibre V2006 because it doesn't have any direction as another software for linux Detailed installation is better. thanks!
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  • new command  clarification

      My deck has following command DFM COPY , Its  giving error 2008.1_13.11.i686 .  Its new command with latest calibre version ? , Please clarify which version of calibre support this command .   ...
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  • Mentor Consulting Slashes Time-to-Mask at Dongbu HiTek with Optimized Calibre Flow

      WILSONVILLE, Ore., July 22, 2008 - Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) today announced that its consulting division has successfully completed an engagement at Dongbu HiTek, resulting in a 50 percent re...
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  • U2U 2008 Registration is Open!

    See you at User 2 User! Learn, Share and Network with hundreds of your peers at User2User 2008, the Mentor Graphics International User Conference held at the Santa Clara Marriott on November 4-6, 2008.   ST...
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  • Super-Simple TVF example

    For those who may be new to TVF, here is a super-simple example to get you started. This example will write out the data on GDS layer numbers specified in the function call simple_layer below. #! tvf tvf::VERBATIM ...
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  • How to debug TVF calibre deck

    TVF calibre deck line number is diffrent from reported by calibre if any bug in that line . How trace it with calibre deck
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  • Ornet output needed...

      I need to output ornet not to results database but as an input layer to other operations (not net area ratio...).     any idea?    
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