[Mesa-dev] [PATCH 00/29] Make more use of bitmasks

Brian Paul brianp at vmware.com
Tue May 24 17:29:56 UTC 2016

On 05/24/2016 12:41 AM, Mathias.Froehlich at gmx.net wrote:
> From: Mathias Fröhlich <Mathias.Froehlich at gmx.net>
> Hi all,
> following a series with performance improvements
> for cpu/draw bound applications. This part makes
> more use of the bitmask/ffs technique for iterating
> a set of enabled items. The gains are not huge
> but they are noticable for some of my favourite
> workloads.
> Please review!

Overall looks good to me (though, see Roland's comment).  I like the 

Reviewed-by: Brian Paul <brianp at vmware.com>

However, in gallium we have a u_bit_scan() helper function for looping 
over bitmasks.  I wonder if we should use something like that in Mesa 
too.  What do you think?

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