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Tuesday, October 29 • 15:15 - 15:50
Open Source Graphics 101: Getting Started - Boris Brezillon, Collabora

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GPUs are complex beasts, especially when you come from the CPU world and don't know about all those GPU-specific concepts, or what massively parallel and deeply pipelined computing implies.

Throughout this talk, we will try to give a rough overview of some basic concepts (GPU pipeline stages, shaders, ...), how they are exposed to users (APIs like OpenGL, Vulkan or DirectX) and provide some extra details about the standard open-source stack providing those APIs (Mesa).


Boris Brezillon

Software Developer, Collabora
Boris Brezillon has been contributing to the Linux DRM subsystem for several years now and recently joined the Graphics team at Collabora. His recent work has involved working on a few specific tasks around the Mesa side of the Panfrost driver for ARM Mali Midgard GPUs which led him... Read More →

Tuesday October 29, 2019 15:15 - 15:50 CET
Forum 1
  Embedded Linux Conference, Graphics
  • Session Slides Included Yes