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How to create const vector variables(int4, float4, ...) in Kernel Builder

Jzhan59
Beginner
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Hi all,

Does any body know how to create const vector variables(int4, float4,...) in the Intel Kernel Builder? I had written a kernel with const vector variables and wanted to analyze it with Intel Kernel Builder. However I do not find a way to create vector variables and assign them to the kernel. Does any one know how to get this done? My kernel is written as:

__kernel void sample_kernel(__global uchar4* pTarget, __global uchar4* pSource, const int2 whSize, const float4 iColor)       { .... }

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Mohamed_Amine_BERGAC
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Hi freedayman,

You can assigne vector variables to your kernel like this : value1,value2,value3,value4 

Mohamed

Oren_S_Intel1
Employee
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Hi,

In case you have a vector you want to assign, and it has repeating values (i.e. 1,1,1,1), Kernel Builder repeats the last value as many times as needed which might come in handy.

Also, here's a link to the user guide in regards to variables, which might be helpful:

http://software.intel.com/sites/products/documentation/ioclsdk/2013/UG/index.htm

Oren 

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