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Extension and Version Dependencies

  • Requires Vulkan 1.0

Deprecation state

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IP Status

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Interactions and External Dependencies
  • Promoted to Vulkan 1.1 Core

  • John Kessenich, Google


The VK_KHR_relaxed_block_layout extension allows implementations to indicate they can support more variation in block Offset decorations. For example, placing a vector of three floats at an offset of 16√óN + 4.

See Offset and Stride Assignment for details.

Promotion to Vulkan 1.1

All functionality in this extension is included in core Vulkan 1.1, with the KHR suffix omitted. The original type, enum and command names are still available as aliases of the core functionality.

New Enum Constants



Version History

  • Revision 1, 2017-03-26 (JohnK)

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