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AR# 52600

Zynq-7000 AP SoC - Standalone Applications Development


This answer record organizes the software-centric information required for designing a Bare-Metal System with Zynq-7000 AP SoC devices. Bare-Metal refers to a software system without an operating system.

NOTE: This answer record is part of the Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 52512). Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Solution Center is available to address all questions related to Zynq-7000 AP SoC. Whether you are starting a new design with Zynq-7000 AP SoC or troubleshooting a problem, use the Zynq-7000 AP SoC Solution Center to guide you to the right information.



Zynq-7000 AP SoC Concept, Tools and Techniques Guide beginner
  • Provides an introduction to using Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC tools.
  • Describes SDK flow to develop and debug bare-metal System.
Zynq-7000 AP SoC Software Developers Guide experienced
  • Guides through SW Application Development Flows.
  • Boot and Configuration consideration such as boot modes, boot stages, boot image formats and boot image creation.
Zynq-7000 AP SoC Technical Reference Manual
  • Provides Programming Models for various PS peripheral.
  • Look for the "Example" sections.

Top Articles

(Xilinx Answer 51786) Zynq-7000 AP SoC - Example Designs
  • Look for Example Designs with SW Type Standalone.
  • Mainly these Examples use Xilinx provided bare-metal drivers.
(Xilinx Answer 52538) Zynq-7000 AP SoC - Boot and Configuration
  • For more articles and documentation related to Boot and Configuration.
(Xilinx Answer 50863) Zynq-7000 AP SoC - Debug
  • For more articles how to debug your Zynq-7000 System.

Useful Links and Information

  • Software libraries within SDK are provided. libxil.a contains various device drivers for both PS and PL peripherals.
  • Application Examples can be found under the Xilinx installation folder for various PS and PL peripherals (for example: {$XILINX_EDK}\sw\XilinxProcessorIPLib\drivers\[driver_name]\examples).

Linked Answer Records

Master Answer Records

Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
52511 Zynq-7000 AP SoC Design Assistant N/A N/A
52512 Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Solution Center N/A N/A
AR# 52600
Date Created 11/20/2012
Last Updated 10/10/2013
Status Active
Type Solution Center
  • Zynq-7000