C Specification

An object can be given a user-friendly name by calling:

VkResult vkDebugMarkerSetObjectNameEXT(
    VkDevice                                    device,
    const VkDebugMarkerObjectNameInfoEXT*       pNameInfo);


  • device is the device that created the object.

  • pNameInfo is a pointer to a VkDebugMarkerObjectNameInfoEXT structure specifying the parameters of the name to set on the object.


Valid Usage (Implicit)
  • device must be a valid VkDevice handle

  • pNameInfo must be a valid pointer to a valid VkDebugMarkerObjectNameInfoEXT structure

Host Synchronization
  • Host access to pNameInfo.object must be externally synchronized

Return Codes
On success, this command returns

On failure, this command returns


See Also

Document Notes

For more information, see the Vulkan Specification

This page is extracted from the Vulkan Specification. Fixes and changes should be made to the Specification, not directly.

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