My Arria 10 GX design is stuck at synthesis.
Messages shows "Info: Creating instance-specific data models and dissolving soft partitions "
Hi, you may try trashing the qdb folder in your project directory before compiling to make sure there is no corruption from a prior compilation.
May I know which Quartus version you are using? Perhaps using the latest version of Quartus may help.
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