2018.2 Release



This page contains documentation and release information corresponding to Xilinx software version 2018.2


Documentation

Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC
http://www.xilinx.com/products/silicon-devices/soc/zynq-ultrascale-mpsoc.html
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/ug1085-zynq-ultrascale-trm.pdf

Zynq-7000
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/zynq-7000.htm
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/ug585-Zynq-7000-TRM.pdf

Software Developers Guide (including bootgen)
http://www.xilinx.com/support/documentation/user_guides/ug821-zynq-7000-swdev.pdf

Boards
http://www.xilinx.com/zc702
http://www.xilinx.com/products/boards-and-kits/EK-Z7-ZC706-G.htm
http://www.zedboard.org
https://www.xilinx.com/products/boards-and-kits/ek-u1-zcu102-es2-g.html


What's new?


Linux


U-Boot



ARM-Trusted-Firmware(ATF)

Download

The gziped tar ball contains the pre-built Linux images for the board platform

Please complete user registration at xilinx.com to download files


2018.2-zc702-release.tar.xz

2018.2-zc706-release.tar.xz

2018.2-zed-release.tar.xz

2018.2-zcu102-release.tar.xz

2018.2-zcu104-release.tar.xz

2018.2-zcu106-release.tar.xz




Extract the archive
tar -zxhvf 2018.2-<board>-release.tar.xz

Release Git Tags

The Xilinx Git repositories, U-Boot are tagged for the release with a tag of xilinx-v2018.2 and Linux with tag of xlnx_rebase_v4.14_2018.2.


FSBL
The First Stage Boot Loader (FSBL) used to generate the boot.bin file is based on the 2018.2 release of the Xilinx tools.

U-Boot

The release is based on a v2018.01 U-Boot created from the xilinx-v2018.2 tag.
More details about configuring, building and running U-Boot are located on the U-Boot and Build U-Boot pages.

Linux
The release is based on a 4.14 Linux kernel created from the xilinx-v2018.2 tag.
More details about configuring, building and running Linux are located on the Linux, Zynq Linux and Build Kernel pages.

Device-tree Generator
For Vivado 2018.2 please use new device-tree generator available in https://github.com/Xilinx/device-tree-xlnx repository.

Yocto
meta-xilinx: Release branch rel-v2018.2 : https://github.com/Xilinx/meta-xilinx/tree/rel-v2018.2
meta-petalinux: Release branch rel-v2018.2 : https://github.com/Xilinx/meta-petalinux/tree/rel-v2018.2
meta-xilinx-tools: Release branch rel-v2018.2 : https://github.com/Xilinx/meta-xilinx-tools/tree/rel-v2018.2


Release Details
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Preparing SD card
Please see : http://www.wiki.xilinx.com/How+to+format+SD+card+for+SD+boot

How to boot
Copy BOOT.BIN and image.ub to boot partition of SD Card
See board settings for SD boot : http://www.wiki.xilinx.com/Board+bring+up+using+pre-built+images


Files In Release
The release archive contains the following files:

Zynq 7000 based boards
To boot this release from SD card :
1) extract the archive and copy BOOT.BIN, image.ub to the boot partition of SD card
2) See board settings for SD boot : http://www.wiki.xilinx.com/Board+bring+up+using+pre-built+images

File NameMD5Description

2018.2-zc702-release.tar.xz
zc702/BOOT.BINe853647ba6cc74d31688c3c37f6c2043Zynq boot image for zc702
zc702/system.bit689c1898796241d1c7b9767dcdaf9bd7Bitstream for zc702
zc702/image.ub5d5c038cb08d4aefbfddb7c7e9604892FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs)
zc702/system.dtb8e90f4df37054d53685b71b372800a53Device tree blob for zc702
zc702/zynq_fsbl.elf8daecda19ae36879efb88da2400528b5FSBL for zc702
zc702/u-boot.elf8ceeef520a27d5f8943f821a62f059a6U-BOOT for zc702

2018.2-zc706-release.tar.xz
zc706/BOOT.BINc9caf20c90942c6b752d80c672eba3bcZynq boot image for zc706
zc706/system.bitf40595705a0f0b3d7641d2a1f3e629d6Bitstream for zc706
zc706/image.ub491a5e9e97f076359c10139751a02c63FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs)
zc706/system.dtbffc0a1677cdf740abdadb09172ff14d3Device tree blob for zc706
zc706/zynq_fsbl.elf3be8a8c04e9a06f129acd4c3625c7f53FSBL for zc706
zc706/u-boot.elf00edb3a2fde9b130bd9fb8c92f52c519U-BOOT for zc706

2018.2-zed-release.tar.xz
zed/BOOT.BINe088e4b7a5f2db27c1d96fdf4f40bf8fZynq boot image for zed board
zed/system.bit0dd730d53f70bc1c8204d0b3a96f8b94Bitstream for zed board
zed/image.ubb09c88bca2c7c8cd6ce0d4f7d242f6b6FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs)
zed/system.dtb2e9c4b06829d5d2b4faed6c746e7d63cDevice tree blob for zed board
zed/zynq_fsbl.elfc30f64fdd5ea843608462dc50853f723FSBL for zed board
zed/u-boot.elf8c896be18bd65d1d1195531e7835a45fU-BOOT for zed board


Zynq Ultrascale MPSoC based boards

File NameMD5Description

2018.2-zcu102-release.tar.xz
zcu102/BOOT.BIN783e3592489d5191b3162d826a1f2f2bZynq UltraScale+ MPSoC boot image for zcu102 board
zcu102/image.ub6225664bce00fb66a18af4ad84accf66FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs) for zcu102 board
zcu102/system.bit7cc8ad3dc8fc7e5dff23437bb620825fBitstream for zcu102 board
zcu102/system.dtb9456a5c0708229300526d8fe623700dbDevice tree blob for zcu102 board
zcu102/zynqmp_fsbl.elf47040b93e76ba2a3c79453611f379296FSBL for zcu102 board
zcu102/bl31.elf564448afa13d7eaa640238349d29cc64ATF binary for zcu102 board
zcu102/pmufw.elf5e4c00e4615c7a6b94775ced3821f797pmufw elf for zcu102 board
zcu102/u-boot.elfa0d2c79e95029b063195fb01f4c356adU-BOOT for zcu102 board

File NameMD5Description

2018.2-zcu104-release.tar.xz
zcu104/BOOT.BINc4f10f712bf32ada8318b2b10f2d8e01Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC boot image for zcu104 board
zcu104/image.ub1991b602011604b106466756930d48c1FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs) for zcu104 board
zcu104/system.bitaccedaa1dc849bd47c68e920a9066221Bitstream for zcu104 board
zcu104/system.dtbea1da11150f47ed3e4319d2d1ee5546aDevice tree blob for zcu104 board
zcu104/zynqmp_fsbl.elf6c18b91e8f1e9c2cfe1c93ca4a5216aaFSBL for zcu104 board
zcu104/bl31.elf1fac88bcf515a7edcb3d2a75298a163aATF binary for zcu104 board
zcu104/pmufw.elf18ace10006985ba727c899ab164447efpmufw elf for zcu104 board
zcu104/u-boot.elfc4b6f884ee043134c831cbdf982912daU-BOOT for zcu104 board

File NameMD5Description

2018.2-zcu106-release.tar.xz
zcu106/BOOT.BIN8fca550db15c261caf797e0031a96e46Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC boot image for zcu106 board
zcu106/image.ub2de9291065be2f05e86434f6b61bfe86FIT image (Linux Kernel+device tree blob+rootfs) for zcu106 board
zcu106/system.bit158f60bdca1e1bac7f6e84ff2140e218Bitstream for zcu106 board
zcu106/system.dtbbb343b3b1345b8e36ea2011d9407d707Device tree blob for zcu106 board
zcu106/zynqmp_fsbl.elf0df710a3e83d3d7f30027d5265730380FSBL for zcu106 board
zcu106/bl31.elf3a7a0a7202fd1b27970dc0e7ef32d249ATF binary for zcu106 board
zcu106/pmufw.elfe21163cbc0302496acf154f0dc3a7b75pmufw elf for zcu106 board
zcu106/u-boot.elf354cf20d008bc6dbe02140019e674c8bU-BOOT for zcu106 board

Experimental package feeds (For ZCU102, zcu104, and zcu106 Board):

MPSoC prebuilt images have RPM package update feed mechanism. This is "experimental" flow for this release.
Please see the instructions on how to upgrade packages here:

http://www.wiki.xilinx.com/Install+and+run+applications+through+Smart+on+target