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Registered: ‎04-08-2015

petalinux environment setup problem on xilinx sdk


We have Installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS.We have Downloaded the Xilinx_Vivado_SDK_Lin_2014.1 and from Xilinx Download link.

First we have installed the Xilinx_Vivado_SDK_Lin_2014.1.Then we have installed the, Opened the terminal and started to Setup PetaLinux Tools Working Environment.

mindflow@mindflow:~$ source /opt/petalinux-v2014.4-final/
PetaLinux environment set to '/opt/petalinux-v2014.4-final'
INFO: Checking free disk space
INFO: Checking installed tools
INFO: Checking installed development libraries
INFO: Checking network and other services
WARNING: No tftp server found - please refer to "PetaLinux SDK Installation Guide" for its impact and solution.

Verify that the working environment has been set by using below commands.

mindflow@mindflow:/opt/Xilinx/SDK/2014.4/bin$ echo $PETALINUX

Opened the sdk from terminal by using commands, as shown below.

mindflow@mindflow:/opt/Xilinx/SDK/2014.4/bin$ sudo ./xsdk.

Sdk opened successfully but we are getting error in console as “petalinux environment is not setup”, as shown below.

PetaLinux Environment is not setup, please run source './' before running eclipse.
plat[dirt] - Platform Configuration Marked Dirty.


Any suggestions or help is very much appreciated, I have been stuck for days.

Please go through the below attachement for complete installation details.

Thank you,


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