This page provides information specific to the installation, use or customization of Xilinx PetaLinux which is available under a no-charge license. Xilinx provides customer support for PetaLinux in the same manner as we support other tools, through our Service Request system and via our Forums.
Xilinx PetaLinux Tools are available at no-charge, make it easy for developers to configure, build and deploy essential open source and systems software to Xilinx silicon, including:
PetaLinux Tools do not deliver or create a "Linux Distribution", but they allow you to work easily with available software which is independently available from the Xilinx GIT or open source communities.
- ARM Trusted Firmware
- Libraries and applications
- Xen Hypervisor
The Xilinx home page for PetaLinux can be found at http://www.xilinx.com/petalinux
Getting Started with PetaLinux and Vivado
The PetaLinux Tools Documentation: Workflow Tutorial page provides an overview of the Xilinx design tool flow with Vivado and PetaLinux.
PetaLinux Board Support Packages
Board support packages that are included within each release of PetaLinux can be found on the release download page listed under the Petalinux tab.
Refer to PetaLinux Tools Documentation: Reference Guide (UG1144) "PetaLinux Tools Installation Requirements" for the installation details.
PetaLinux Documentation, Answer Records and Tips
Xilinx PetaLinux Support
All users of PetaLinux are encouraged to review information provided from our public forums, documents and answer records.