Software Repository - 2023.2 English

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

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Default Repositories

By default, the tool scans the following repositories for software components:

  • <install>/data/embeddedsw/lib/XilinxProcessorIPLib
  • <install>/data/embeddedsw/lib
  • <install>/data/embeddedsw/ThirdParty

GIT Repositories

The Device Tree repository can be cloned from Xilinx GIT. Use the set_repo_path Tcl command to specify the cloned GIT repository.

User Repositories

You can create drivers, BSPs, and Apps in an example directory structure format, as illustrated in the figure above. Use the set_repo_path Tcl command to specify the user repository.

Search Priority Mechanism

The tool uses a search priority mechanism to locate drivers and libraries, as follows:

  1. Search the repositories under the library path directory specified using the set_repo_path Tcl command.
  2. Search the default repositories described above.