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01-04-2003, 08:10 AM

I'm trying to do multiple occlusion queries using the NV_occlusion_query extension, but I can only do 1024 before it hangs.

It hangs on the EndOcclusionQuery(), after 1024 queries have been made.

Does anyone know what may be wrong?

/Peter Pipkorn

01-06-2003, 02:20 AM
from the spec:

Should there be a limit on how many queries can be outstanding?
RESOLVED: No. This would make the extension much more difficult to spec and use. Allowing this does not add any significant implementation burden; and even if drivers have some internal limit on the number of outstanding queries, it is not expected that applications will need to know this to achieve optimal or near-optimal performance.

so i guess it's a bug. 1024 sounds like a hardware-limit or so...