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Turnip is Vulkan 1.1 Conformant

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  • Danylo Piliaiev: :tada: Turnip is Vulkan 1.1 Conformant :tada:

    Khronos submission indicating Vulkan 1.1 conformance for Turnip on Adreno 618 GPU.

    It is a great feat, especially for a driver which is created without hardware documentation. And we support features far from the bare minimum required for conformance.

    But first of all, I want to thank and congratulate everyone working on the driver: Connor Abbott, Rob Clark, Emma Anholt, Jonathan Marek, Hyunjun Ko, Samuel Iglesias. And special thanks to Samuel Iglesias and Ricardo Garcia for tirelessly improving Khronos Vulkan Conformance Tests.

  • Open-Source Qualcomm "Turnip" Driver Achieves Vulkan 1.1 Conformance, Fixes For DXVK Use - Phoronix

    TURNIP as the open-source Mesa Vulkan driver for Qualcomm Adreno graphics hit a new official milestone this week.

    The Khronos Group has certified the results submission for Mesa's TURNIP driver running on the Qualcomm Adreno 618 as conformant for the Vulkan 1.1 specification.

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