Domain Overview Page - 2021.2 English

Vitis Unified Software Platform Documentation: Embedded Software Development (UG1400)

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2021.2 English

Standalone and FreeRTOS Domain

The standalone and FreeRTOS domain overview pages are identical and provide a small number of configuration options relating to the QEMU emulation platform that are auto populated with pre-defined installation files.

Figure 1. Standalone Domain Overview Page

Linux Domain

The Linux domain overview page is similar to the standalone page, but includes more configuration options.

Figure 2. Linux Domain Overview Page
BIF File
Boot Image Format file.
Generate Bif
Generates the BIF file suitable for the platform project.
Boot Components Directory
Directory containing any files referenced in the BIF file.
Linux Image Directory
Directory containing the Linux image. This is copied to the platform export directory for further reference, but will not be used by the Vitis tool directly.
Linux Rootfs
RootFS file in EXT4 format. This is copied to the platform export directory and used for creating the EXT4 SD card directory.
Sysroot Directory
The sysroot directory that contains the libraries and header files of the target system for application development. This is copied to the platform export directory.