Registered Extension Number

467

Revision

1

Ratification Status

Not ratified

Extension and Version Dependencies

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Extension Proposal

Other Extension Metadata

Last Modified Date

2022-07-28

Contributors
  • Shahbaz Youssefi, Google

  • Jörg Wagner, Arm

  • Ralph Potter, Samsung

  • Daniel Koch, NVIDIA

Description

This extension allows protected memory access to be specified per pipeline as opposed to per device. Through the usage of this extension, any performance penalty paid due to access to protected memory will be limited to the specific pipelines that make such accesses.

New Structures

New Enum Constants

  • VK_EXT_PIPELINE_PROTECTED_ACCESS_EXTENSION_NAME

  • VK_EXT_PIPELINE_PROTECTED_ACCESS_SPEC_VERSION

  • Extending VkPipelineCreateFlagBits:

    • VK_PIPELINE_CREATE_NO_PROTECTED_ACCESS_BIT_EXT

    • VK_PIPELINE_CREATE_PROTECTED_ACCESS_ONLY_BIT_EXT

  • Extending VkStructureType:

    • VK_STRUCTURE_TYPE_PHYSICAL_DEVICE_PIPELINE_PROTECTED_ACCESS_FEATURES_EXT

Version History

  • Revision 1, 2022-07-28 (Shahbaz Youssefi)

    • Internal revisions

See Also

Document Notes

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