- Copy the contents of the <project>/Hardware/sd_card/sd_card folder to a physical SD card. This creates a bootable medium for your target platform.
- Insert the SD card into the card reader of your embedded processor platform.
- Change the boot-mode settings of the platform to SD boot mode, and power up the board.
- After the device is booted, enter the
mountcommand at the command prompt to get a list of mount points. As shown in the following figure, the
mountcommand displays mounting information for the system.Tip: Be sure to capture the proper path for the
cdcommand in the next step, and subsequent commands, based on the results of the
- Execute the following commands, for
cd /run/media/mmcblkop1 source init.sh cat /etc/xocl.txt
catcommand will display the platform name
xilinx_vck190_base_202010_1to let you confirm it is the same as your specified platform and that your setup is correct.
ifconfigto get the IP address of the target card. You will use the IP address to set up a TCF agent connection in Vitis IDE to connect to the assigned IP address of the embedded processor platform.
- Create a target connection to the remote accelerator card. Use the Target Connections view. command to open the
- In the Target Connections view, right-click the Linux TCF Agent and select the New Target command to open the New Target Connection dialog box.
- Specify the Target Name, enable
the Set as default target check box,
and specify the Host IP address of the
accelerator card that you obtained in an earlier step.
- Click OK to close and continue.
- In the Assistant view, right-click the Hardware build and select Set Active to make it the active build.
- From the Assistant view menu, select the
command, and select the Debug
Configurations command. This opens the Debug Configurations dialog box to
let you configure debug for the Hardware
build on your specific platform.
Set the following fields on the Main tab of the dialog box:
Select the Application tab in the Debug Configuration dialog box to see the following fields:
- Specifies a name for your Hardware debug configuration.
- Linux TCF Agent
- Selects the new agent you built with the specified IP address for the accelerator card.
- Ensure you have selected the Hardware configuration.
- Enable Profiling
- If you want to capture trace data from events.
Set the following fields on the Application tab:
- Local File Path
- Specifies where the files created on the target platform will be written back into your local disk.
- Remote File Path
- Specifies the remote mount location from the accelerator card as determined in an earlier step.
- Working directory
- Specifies the location to write files created on the target platform.
- Select Apply to save your
changes, and Debug to start the
This opens the Debug perspective in the Vitis IDE, and connects to the PS application on your hardware platform. The application automatically breaks at the
main()function to let you set up and configure the debug environment.
For hardware builds the setup involves the following steps: