Uploaded image for project: 'JDK'
  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8091718

Provide a method to determine if HW vs SW rendering is used

    XMLWordPrintable

Details

    • Enhancement
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • P4
    • tbd
    • 8
    • javafx

    Description

      It is useful to know for tech support purposes if rendering is using a HW accelerated pipeline or the software pipeline.
      E.g. Scene Builder about box provides this information:
      JavaFX
      Toolkit = QuantumToolkit
      Pipeline = D3DPipeline
      Hardware acceleration ENABLED

      But as Kevin wrote on openjfx mailing list:
      Most of these are internal details that we would not want to provide via public API, but knowing whether it is running as HW versus SW is helpful, as long as it is exposed as some sort of capability rather than a specific pipeline name.

      Attachments

        Activity

          People

            Unassigned Unassigned
            swpalmer Scott Palmer
            Votes:
            2 Vote for this issue
            Watchers:
            9 Start watching this issue

            Dates

              Created:
              Updated:
              Imported: