Lab 9: Installing Applications from Github

This tutorial demonstrates how to install examples that are available on Xilinx Github for the SDSoC environment.

First, you install the provided example on Github using the SDx IDE. After the application is installed, you target your design to the desired OS and platform and select the newly installed example application for your design.

Note: This tutorial is separated into steps, followed by general instructions and supplementary detailed steps allowing you to make choices based on your skill level as you progress through it. If you need help completing a general instruction, go to the detailed steps, or if you are ready, simply skp the step-by-step directions and move on to the next general instruction.
Note: You can complete this tutorial even if you do not have a ZC702 board. When creating the SDx project, select your board and one of the available applications, even if the suggested template Emulation application is not found.

Learning Objectives

After you complete the tutorial, you should be able to:
  • Use the SDx IDE to download an example from the Xilinx Github and install it.
  • Run the example design on your target platform.