This how-to describes how to build the First Stage Boot Loader (FSBL) for your target platform.
Building the FSBL is a part of the Xilinx design flow described in Getting Started.

Task Dependencies (Pre-requisites)

  • System design completed in Vivado

Tools Required

Input Files Required

  • Bitstream (for the programmable logic portion)
  • System hardware project hdf file

Output Files Produced

  • fsbl

Task Description

Using SDK

  • Using SDK, create a New Application Project using the 'Zynq FSBL' template.

Using HSI

Start hsi
bash$ hsi
Open the hardware design
hsi% set hwdsgn [open_hw_design <hardware.hdf>]
Generate and build the FSBL
hsi% generate_app -hw $hwdsgn -os standalone -proc ps7_cortexa9_0 -app zynq_fsbl -compile -sw fsbl -dir <dir_for_new_app>

Build Steps


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