What runs when I click the "Xilinx SDK 2017.4" icon in Ubuntu?

May 31, 2018


 This post shows how to figure out what runs when you click on the "Xilinx SDK 2017.4" in Ubuntu 16.04.2.




To figure out what happens when you click here:


1. Change to your home directory 


2. Change to the directory that holds the .desktop files


3. Open Xilinx SDK 2017.4_1521588724262.desktop




5. If you run xsdk the SDK will boot as if you clicked on it. 


6. xsdk also accepts these command line options:






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