[Mesa-dev] [PATCH 8/9] softpipe: enable PIPE_CAP_COPY_IMAGE

Marek Olšák maraeo at gmail.com
Fri Aug 28 04:08:42 PDT 2015

On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 2:28 AM, Ilia Mirkin <imirkin at alum.mit.edu> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 27, 2015 at 8:19 PM, Brian Paul <brianp at vmware.com> wrote:
>> On 08/27/2015 06:01 PM, Ilia Mirkin wrote:
>>> Are you sure you want to enable it in spite of the fact that it
>>> doesn't handle swizzling (which you've slightly papered over by
>>> switching some of the format orders around, but as I pointed out not
>>> completely)?
>> As I said before, I'd like to get as much of this committed as possible with
>> the understanding that there's more work to do.  If you really feel that
>> softpipe/llvmpipe should not have this feature, I guess I could drop it, but
>> I'd rather not.
> I won't object to it, softpipe/llvmpipe are "your" drivers, but AFAIK
> we strive to have things fully working before exposing features. Bugs
> obviously happen and we miss things, but outside of hw fail, I don't
> think we've knowingly enabled things that we knew were lacking*.

There is a lot of time before Mesa 11.1 to set things straight,
besides, this feature is isolated and independent from everything


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