my experience with quartus Lite nios eds and linux mint.
from version 17.1 up to last one for linux,
program eclipse-nios2 doesnt execute, exiting with "segmentation fault "
Hi, Jo ra
Can you check if you meet the following criteria:
Disk space: A full installation of the Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite v17.1 requires approximately 14GB of available disk space on the drive or partition where you are installing the software.
If you are running the Bitdefender antivirus software, you should temporarily disable the software during the Quartus Prime software download and installation process.
Starting with Intel Quartus Prime Software version 14.0, Intel FPGA software only supports 64 bit versions of the OS listed below. The 32-bit library files are required to run the software on Linux* 64-bit platforms.
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.11 (64 bit)
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 (64 bit)
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 (64 bit)
* SUSE SLE 12
* Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS (64 bit)
* Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS (64 bit)
Nios II EDS(Standard and Pro) are not supported under Windows Server 2012 R2 SP1, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.11 or 7.3, SUSE, or Ubuntu.
* Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 only supports KDE Desktop Manager
You can find more info about Quartus 17.1 at https://www.intel.com/content/dam/altera-www/global/en_US/others/download/os-support/readme-qp171.tx...
Please let me know if you still have encountered problem.