Altera ByteBlasterMV Driver for Linux

You must install the Altera® ByteBlasterMV download cable driver before you can use the cable to program devices with the Quartus® II software.

You must have root privileges to install the ByteBlasterMV download cable driver.

This procedure is described in the ByteBlasterMV Download Cable User Guide (PDF) in the section called "Installation on a Linux Workstation." Refer to that document for installation instructions.