Vulkan News Archives
Vulkan 1.1.119 Already Released With Another New Extension

It was just yesterday that Vulkan 1.1.118 was released with two new extensions while now this Monday morning Vulkan 1.1.119 was released as a third extension was accidentally left out of yesterday's weekly revision.

12 August 2019 - VK_KHR_pipeline_executable_properties - 1 Comment
Collabora Still Investing In "Zink" For OpenGL Over Vulkan, But Back To GL 2.1

Zink is the year-old project implementing OpenGL over Vulkan using Mesa/Gallium3D infrastructure. While Zink had been making some good progress by developer Erik Faye-Lund of Collabora, he went back to rewriting some core pieces of Zink to address some design defects. In the process of this rewrite, Zink is currently back to OpenGL 2.1 era support over Vulkan.

26 July 2019 - Zink Vulkan - 11 Comments
Vulkan 1.1.108 Released With Two New Extensions

It's been almost a month since the last Vulkan spec update with Vulkan 1.1.107, which is a long time considering they go through some periods of almost weekly updates, but out today is v1.1.108 and it introduces two new extensions.

13 May 2019 - Vulkan 1.1.108 - 13 Comments
CLVK Still Making Progress As Experimental OpenCL Over Vulkan

We've seen many efforts like DXVK that are mapping Direct3D atop Vulkan, efforts like Zink in getting OpenGL over Vulkan, and less popular but still progressing is getting OpenCL -- at least a reasonable subset of it -- working under Vulkan. That's what the CLVK project is about and it's been making more progress since we last looked at it on Phoronix.

17 April 2019 - CLVK OpenCL Over Vulkan - 5 Comments

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