Instance Property

indexType

The data type for each element in the submesh’s index buffer.

Declaration

var indexType: MDLIndexBitDepth { get }

Discussion

For optimum performance, an index buffer should generally use the smallest possible data type to fit its number of indices.

See Also

Working with a Submesh’s Index Buffer

var indexBuffer: MDLMeshBuffer

An object that provides index data for the submesh.

var indexCount: Int

The number of indices in the submesh’s index buffer.

var geometryType: MDLGeometryType

The type of geometric primitives described by the submesh’s index buffer.

var topology: MDLSubmeshTopology?

A description of how the non-uniform layout of the submesh’s index buffer defines the shape of the mesh.

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