Instance Method

computeCommandEncoderWithDispatchType:

Creates an object to encode a compute pass into the command buffer.

Required.

Declaration

- (id<MTLComputeCommandEncoder>)computeCommandEncoderWithDispatchType:(MTLDispatchType)dispatchType;

Parameters

dispatchType

The strategy to use for dispatching any compute commands encoded by the MTLComputeCommandEncoder.

See Also

Creating Command Encoders

- renderCommandEncoderWithDescriptor:

Creates an object to encode a rendering pass into the command buffer.

Required.

- parallelRenderCommandEncoderWithDescriptor:

Creates an object that can split the work of encoding commands for a single render pass.

Required.

- computeCommandEncoder

Creates an object to encode a sequential compute pass into the command buffer.

Required.

- blitCommandEncoder

Creates an object to encode a block information transfer (blit) pass into the command buffer.

Required.

MTLDispatchType

Constants indicating how the compute command encoder's commands are dispatched.

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