device program - 2023.2 English

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

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Program PDI/BIT.


device program <file>

Program PDI or BIT file into the device.


  • If no target is selected or if the current target is not a configurable device, and only one supported device is found in the targets list, then this device will be configured. Otherwise, users will have to select a device using targets command.
  • device program command is currently supported for Versal devices only. Other devices will be supported in future releases.
  • For Versal devices, users can run "plm log" to retrieve plm log from memory.


Nothing, if device is configured, or an error if the configuration failed.