DVT VHDL IDE User Guide
Rev. 20.1.6, 2 April 2020
You can enable the following features in the editor for regions of code enclosed in comment pragmas:
To define pragmas for a project, Right click on the project in the Project Explorer view and go to Properties > DVT > Custom Pragmas.
User defined custom pragmas are stored in the .dvt/custom_pragmas.xml file.
custom_pragmas.xml file syntax
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
Custom pragmas can be shared using Settings Management.
Custom pragmas defined through Settings Management are not editable and are marked with gray color in the project's property page.
For identical pragmas defined in multiple locations, the precedence is:
Overridden pragmas are marked with a strike out line.
Note: Two pragmas are identical if they have the same start pragma or end pragma.
Note: A read-only notification does not prevent editing within the region.
Note: You can nest at most 3 custom pragmas.
Note: DVT flags the following incorrect pragma usages: