From wikipedia:Vulkan (API):
- Vulkan, initially referred to as "glNext", is a low-overhead, cross-platform 3D graphics and compute API.
Learn more at Khronos.
To run a Vulkan application, you will need to install the package, as well as the Vulkan drivers for your graphics card(s):
- AMD: (open-source) or AUR (proprietary)
The other drivers are not packaged yet, so you will have to install them manually:
- PowerVR: https://imgtec.com/vulkan
- Adreno: https://developer.qualcomm.com/software/adreno-gpu-sdk/gpu
To develop a Vulkan application, you will also need the, and you will probably want the .
Once this is done, it would really be appreciated if you would share the specs of your GPU/driver combination to vulkan.gpuinfo.org by running AUR. Thank you!
Error - vulkan: No DRI3 support
If you get the message above, make sure to create the following file with the given content and restart your X. This should not be necessary on Wayland.
Section "Device" Identifier "Intel Graphics" Driver "intel" Option "DRI" "3" EndSection
Nvidia - vulkan is not working and can not initialize
Check if you haveinstalled, it may prevent Nvidia's vulkan driver from being detected.