C Specification

VK_MAKE_VERSION constructs an API version number.

#define VK_MAKE_VERSION(major, minor, patch) \
    (((major) << 22) | ((minor) << 12) | (patch))


  • major is the major version number.

  • minor is the minor version number.

  • patch is the patch version number.

This macro can be used when constructing the VkApplicationInfo::apiVersion parameter passed to vkCreateInstance.

See Also

Document Notes

For more information, see the Vulkan Specification at URL

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