In case you have problem with detecting Target FPGA when using Xilinx Vivado on Linux with WaveShare USB Platform Cable clone, also when you see something like:
ERROR: [Labtoolstcl 44-494] There is no active target available for server at localhost. Targets(s) ", jsn3" may be locked by another hw_server.
You probably need to install drivers / udev rules by hand following these instructions:
If you find them hard to use here are few hints:
- Run as root and be careful as this will modify your OS.
- Install script location is
- Platform Cable USB interface is
- Make sure
UDEVrules are installed in
- After drivers are set up remember to restart
service udev restartcommand and re-attach your USB JTAG cable.