[Mesa-dev] [PATCH 4/4] pipe: Add new bind flag for shared resources with flush_resource call
bas at basnieuwenhuizen.nl
Wed Oct 21 04:36:25 PDT 2015
My apologies, wrong term. I meant the front buffer of the X server in
the non-compositing case.
On Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 1:26 PM, Axel Davy <axel.davy at ens.fr> wrote:
> On 21/10/2015 13:16, Bas Nieuwenhuizen wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Axel Davy <axel.davy at ens.fr> wrote:
>>> +/* This flag indicates that in addition to being shared, the resource
>>> won't be
>>> + * read by any external process before we call flush_resource. This
>>> + * things like compressing the buffer when drawing, while uncompressing
>>> + * flush_resource. The PIPE_BIND_SHARED must still be set with this
>>> + * If PIPE_BIND_SHARED is specified but not
>>> + * PIPE_BIND_SHARED_FLUSH_RESOURCE, then the resource must be
>>> + * readable by external processes after any normal flush. */
>> I think these comments would allow the dri2 front buffer to have this
>> flag set as it is never shared with another process?
>> - Bas
> The front buffer is read by the X server, which is another process.
> In the case we have a fake front buffer, waitX/waitGL will trigger
> read/writes with the X server real front buffer.
> We could advertise the flag for fake front buffers if we were calling
> flush_resource for waitX/waitGL,
> but we don't do that.
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