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This extension is written against the OpenCL Specification Version 3.0.3.
This extension requires OpenCL 3.0 with OpenCL C 2.0 support or OpenCL 2.x and
This extension adds support for building programs written using the C++ for OpenCL kernel language. It also enables applications to query the version of the language supported by the device compiler.
This extension adds support for a new
CLC++ value to be passed to the
-cl-std build option accepted by clBuildProgram and clCompileProgram.
Accepted value for the param_name parameter to clGetDeviceInfo:
- (Modify Section 4.2, Querying Devices)
- (Add the following to Table 4.3, Device Queries)
Returns the version of the C++ for OpenCL language supported by the device compiler.
- (Modify Section 5.8.1, Creating Program Objects)
Add the following text to the description for clCreateProgramWithSource:
The source code specified by strings may also be a C++ for OpenCL program source or header.
- (Modify section to 5.8.6, Compiler Options)
- (Add subsection, C++ for OpenCL)
Applications may pass
-cl-std=CLC++to clCompileProgram and clBuildProgram for programs created using clCreateProgramFromSource to request the program be built as C++ for OpenCL.
Test that a program can successfully be compiled with
Test with a program compiled with
-cl-std=CLC++that the value of the __OPENCL_CPP_VERSION__ macro agrees with the version returned by