OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator User Guide

Version: 1.2.0

Table of Contents

About this book
Intended audience
Using this book
Typographical Conventions
Additional reading
Feedback on this product
Feedback on content
1. Introduction
1.1. About the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator
1.1.1. Mali GPU Offline Shader Compiler
2. Installation and Configuration on Windows
2.1. Installing the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator on Windows
2.1.1. Supported Hardware and Software
2.1.2. Disk requirements
2.1.3. Installation procedure
2.2. Configuring the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator on Windows
2.2.1. Using the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator
2.2.2. OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator integration
2.3. Building the OpenGL ES 2.0 Cube example on Windows
3. Installation and Configuration on Linux
3.1. Installing the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator on Linux
3.1.1. Supported Hardware and Software
3.1.2. Disk requirements
3.1.3. Installation procedure
3.2. Configuring the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator on Linux
3.2.1. Using the OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator
3.2.2. OpenGL ES 2.0 Emulator integration
3.3. Building the OpenGL ES 2.0 Cube example on Linux
4. Operational modes
4.1. Normal and Instrumented operational modes
4.1.1. Normal operation
4.1.2. Instrumented operation
4.2. Instrumentation parameters
4.2.1. Offline Instrumentation parameters
4.2.2. Online Instrumentation parameters
4.3. Enabling instrumentation on Windows
4.3.1. Enabling offline instrumentation on Windows
4.3.2. Enabling online instrumentation on Windows
4.4. Enabling instrumentation on Linux
4.4.1. Enabling offline instrumentation on Linux
4.4.2. Enabling online instrumentation on Linux
4.5. Enabling Debugging
4.5.1. Debugging settings
4.5.2. Enabling Debugging on Windows
4.5.3. Enabling Debugging on Linux
4.6. Building and running the example with instrumentation
5. Implementation Information
5.1. OpenGL ES 2.0 Implementation information
5.1.1. General limitations
5.1.2. NVIDIA GeForce 210 graphics card with driver version 190.45 for Windows
5.2. EGL implementation information on Windows
5.2.1. EGL native types
5.2.2. Display initialization
5.2.3. EGL configurations
5.2.4. EGL contexts
5.2.5. Creation of window surface
5.2.6. Creation of pixmap surfaces
5.2.7. Creation of Pbuffer surfaces
5.2.8. Synchronization of pixmap surfaces
5.2.9. EGL limitations
5.3. EGL implementation information on Linux
5.3.1. Unimplemented functions
5.3.2. Resizing a native window
5.3.3. eglChooseConfig always selects configurations that use the back buffer
5.3.4. Some EGLConfig attributes are not supported
5.3.5. EGLConfigs not sorted
5.3.6. Attributes for windows not supported
5.3.7. Some Pbuffer attributes are not supported
5.3.8. Attributes for pixmaps not supported
5.3.9. Incorrect error code returned instead of EGL_BAD_MATCH
5.3.10. Limited results from surface queries
5.3.11. eglMakeCurrent succeeds with incompatible surface and contents
A. Adding registry settings in Windows
A.1. Enabling instrumentation

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Revision History
Revision A14 October 2009First release for v1.1
Revision B9 April 2010Updated for v1.2 Beta.
Revision C30 July 2010Updated for v1.2.0 release. Changed name of installation files.
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