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# How to place a set of rectangles/squares in a particular area?

Last post Sun, Jul 5 2009 11:19 PM by kbhow. 3 replies.
 Started by IC Layout 04 Jul 2009 10:22 PM. Topic has 3 replies and 1183 views
• #### Sat, Jul 4 2009 10:22 PM

• IC Layout
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How to place a set of rectangles/squares in a particular area?
 Hello! Everyone, I have a set of rectangles/squares with known area. I would like to arrange these rects/squares in a particular area which is  > or =  to sum of area of rects/squares using skill.Can someone guide me in this way.........!Thanks in advance..Prabhakar. K --Layout Engineer.
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• #### Sun, Jul 5 2009 8:30 PM

• kbhow
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Re: How to place a set of rectangles/squares in a particular area?
 Hi Prabhakar,Please make your question more clear. Are you trying to move the rect/polygon to new area with new coordinate? Or you are seeking a way to calculate the area of the rect/polygon... Regards, How
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• #### Sun, Jul 5 2009 10:26 PM

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Re: How to place a set of rectangles/squares in a particular area?
 Ye, I am trying to move the rect/polygons to new coordinate with same area.Ex: RECT0 = rect1 + rect2 + rect3 + .....I have drawn rects for RECT0 and rect1, rect2, rect3.... in a cell view.Now, I would like to move these rect1, rect2, rect3.... into RECT0 with area being same & shape can be anything(RECT0 should be with same area and same shape). If it's not clear, please tell me, I will try to  give more information about my problem in the next mail.Thanks & RegardsPrabhakar. K
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• #### Sun, Jul 5 2009 11:19 PM

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Re: How to place a set of rectangles/squares in a particular area?
 Hi Prabhakar,Sorry. I still can't what exactly you wants. BTW, to move object from a location to another, you may use function dbMoveFig.eg:  Move object to coodinate 0:0 with rotation R0; dbMoveFig(rect_Id, cv list(0:0 "R0") How
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