C Specification

VK_MAKE_VERSION constructs an API version number.

// Provided by VK_VERSION_1_0
// DEPRECATED: This define is deprecated. VK_MAKE_API_VERSION should be used instead.
#define VK_MAKE_VERSION(major, minor, patch) \
    ((((uint32_t)(major)) << 22) | (((uint32_t)(minor)) << 12) | ((uint32_t)(patch)))


  • major is the major version number.

  • minor is the minor version number.

  • patch is the patch version number.

See Also

Document Notes

For more information, see the Vulkan Specification

This page is extracted from the Vulkan Specification. Fixes and changes should be made to the Specification, not directly.

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