A set of GNU tools are needed to build the Linux kernel, Linux applications or u-boot. This page describes the tools that are used.


The Embedded Linux Development Kit (ELDK) is used for building the PowerPC Linux kernel, Linux applications and u-boot.

MicroBlaze, Coming Soon

Xilinx provides a set of GNU tools for building the Microblaze Linux kernel (with MMU only), Linux applications, and u-boot. Note that this set of tools are not the same as the tools provided in the Xilinx EDK as these tools are built using glibc, the library needed for Linux.

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