[cairo] ANN: "Caskbench" performance benchmark

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Fri Sep 26 13:38:16 PDT 2014

On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 01:01:25PM -0700, Bryce Harrington wrote:
> Apart from the stars test, cairo-gl did better all-around than cairo
> image.  And for gradients and image manipulation it's profoundly faster.
> Now, I haven't tested against GLX but this makes me wonder if this would
> translate into significantly better performance for, say, Inkscape?  If
> so, should we maybe be advocating cairo-gl/cairo-egl more heavily here?

I notice you don't actually synchronise the rendering pipeline before
measuring the throughput performance. That would be worth checking.

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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