Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite (SoC EDS) User Guide

ID 683187
Date 3/12/2021
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2.3.5. Installing Linaro* Bare Metal Toolchain

This section shows how to install the Linaro* Bare Metal toolchain for Cortex-A9, useful for compiling Bare Metal programs for Arria® V SoC, Cyclone® V SoC, and Intel® Arria® 10 SoC.

  1. Run C:\MinGW\msys\1.0\msys.bat as an administrator.
    Figure 13. Run Command
  2. In the Msys console, go to the linaro folder:
    • For Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition software version 20.1:
      cd c:/intelFPGA_pro/20.1/embedded/host_tools/linaro
    • For Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition software version 20.1:
      cd c:/intelFPGA/20.1/embedded/host_tools/linaro
  3. Run the installer:
  4. The Linaro* toolchain and the newlib library are downloaded and compiled.
  5. Upon successful completion, the following are installed in the linaro folder:
    • gcc–GNU Compiler
    • newlib–Newlib library