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OpenGL Profiling Improvements With APITrace

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Published on 27 September 2012 09:22 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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There's new improvements within the wonderful open-source APITrace utility for better profiling OpenGL games/applications.

Recently added by a university student working at VMware is APITrace support for GPU profiling of OpenGL traces, visualizations for captured GPU/CPU profiling results, a histogram showing GPUCPU durations for each call, and much more.

The improvements (with screenshots) are shown in a new post on Jose Fonseca's blog. For those not familiar with APITrace, visit its GitHub page.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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