Registered Extension Number

34

Revision

2

Extension and Version Dependencies

  • Requires Vulkan 1.0

Deprecation state

Other Extension Metadata

Last Modified Date

2016-08-23

Interactions and External Dependencies
IP Status

No known IP claims.

Contributors
  • Matthaeus G. Chajdas, AMD

  • Derrick Owens, AMD

  • Graham Sellers, AMD

  • Daniel Rakos, AMD

  • Dominik Witczak, AMD

Description

This extension allows an application to source the number of draw calls for indirect draw calls from a buffer. This enables applications to generate arbitrary amounts of draw commands and execute them without host intervention.

Promotion to VK_KHR_draw_indirect_count

All functionality in this extension is included in VK_KHR_draw_indirect_count, with the suffix changed to KHR. The original type, enum and command names are still available as aliases of the core functionality.

New Enum Constants

  • VK_AMD_DRAW_INDIRECT_COUNT_EXTENSION_NAME

  • VK_AMD_DRAW_INDIRECT_COUNT_SPEC_VERSION

Version History

  • Revision 2, 2016-08-23 (Dominik Witczak)

    • Minor fixes

  • Revision 1, 2016-07-21 (Matthaeus Chajdas)

    • Initial draft

See Also

Document Notes

For more information, see the Vulkan Specification

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