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AZ::RHI::Buffer Class Reference

#include <Buffer.h>

Inherits AZ::RHI::Resource.

Public Member Functions

 AZ_RTTI (Buffer, "{3C918323-F39C-4DC6-BEE9-BC220DBA9414}", Resource)
const BufferDescriptorGetDescriptor () const
void ReportMemoryUsage (MemoryStatisticsBuilder &builder) const override
const BufferFrameAttachmentGetFrameAttachment () const
 Returns the buffer frame attachment if the buffer is currently attached.
Ptr< BufferViewGetBufferView (const BufferViewDescriptor &bufferViewDescriptor)
const HashValue64 GetHash () const
- Public Member Functions inherited from AZ::RHI::Resource
 AZ_RTTI (Resource, "{9D02CDAC-80EB-4B77-8E62-849AC6E69206}", DeviceObject)
bool IsAttachment () const
 Returns whether the resource is currently an attachment on a frame graph.
void Shutdown () override final
 Shuts down the buffer by detaching it from its parent pool.
const ResourcePoolGetPool () const
ResourcePoolGetPool ()
uint32_t GetVersion () const
const FrameAttachmentGetFrameAttachment () const
 Returns the frame attachment associated with this image (if it exists).
void InvalidateViews ()
bool IsInResourceCache (const ImageViewDescriptor &imageViewDescriptor)
 Returns true if the ResourceView is in the cache.
bool IsInResourceCache (const BufferViewDescriptor &bufferViewDescriptor)
void EraseResourceView (ResourceView *resourceView) const
 Removes the provided ResourceView from the cache.
- Public Member Functions inherited from AZ::RHI::DeviceObject
 AZ_RTTI (DeviceObject, "{17D34F71-944C-4AF5-9823-627474C4C0A6}", Object)
bool IsInitialized () const
 Returns whether the device object is initialized.
DeviceGetDevice () const
- Public Member Functions inherited from AZ::RHI::Object
 AZ_RTTI (Object, "{E43378F1-2331-4173-94B8-990ED20E6003}")
void SetName (const Name &name)
const Name & GetName () const

Protected Member Functions

void SetDescriptor (const BufferDescriptor &descriptor)
- Protected Member Functions inherited from AZ::RHI::Resource
Ptr< ImageViewGetResourceView (const ImageViewDescriptor &imageViewDescriptor) const
 Returns view based on the descriptor.
Ptr< BufferViewGetResourceView (const BufferViewDescriptor &bufferViewDescriptor) const
- Protected Member Functions inherited from AZ::RHI::DeviceObject
void Init (Device &device)
 The derived class should call this method to assign the device.


class BufferPoolBase

Detailed Description

A buffer corresponds to a region of linear memory and used for rendering operations. The user manages the lifecycle of a buffer through a BufferPool.

Member Function Documentation

◆ ReportMemoryUsage()

void AZ::RHI::Buffer::ReportMemoryUsage ( MemoryStatisticsBuilder builder) const

This implementation estimates memory usage using the descriptor. Platforms may override to report more accurate usage metrics.

Implements AZ::RHI::Resource.

The documentation for this class was generated from the following file: