Upgrade from Remote Server - 2020.2 English

PetaLinux Tools Documentation Reference Guide (UG1144)

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2020.2 English
Follow these steps to upgrade the installed tool target system software components from the remote server.
  1. Install the tool if you do not have it installed.
    Note: The tool should have R/W permissions.
  2. Go to installed tool.
  3. Type: source settings.sh.
  4. Enter command: petalinux-upgrade -u <url>.


petalinux-upgrade -u “"http://petalinux.xilinx.com/sswreleases/rel-v2020/sdkupdate/2020.2/"”
Important: Only minor version upgrades are supported.

Upgrading only Preferred Platforms in Tool

To upgrade all platforms
$ petalinux-upgrade -u/-f <path/url>
To upgrade only Zynq-7000 platform
$ petalinux-upgrade -u/-f <path/url> --platform "arm"
$ petalinux-upgrade -u/-f <path/url> --platform "arm aarch64"
To upgrade eSDKs for microblaze_lite
$ petalinux-upgrade -u/-f <path/url> --platform "microblaze_lite microblaze_full"