WebRender newsletter #34

Happy new year! Technical note about primitive segmentation is moved into a separate post. Notable WebRender and Gecko changes Jeff fixed some issues with blob image recoordination. Dan improved the primitive interning mechanism in WebRender. Kats fixed a bug with position:sticky. Kats fixed a memory leak. Kats improved the CI. Kvark fixed a crash caused … Continue reading WebRender newsletter #34

WebRender newsletter #31

Greetings! Batching notes are moved into a separate post. Notable WebRender and Gecko changes Henrik added reftests for the ImageRendering propertiy: (1), (2) and (3). Bobby changed the way pref changes propagate through WebRender. Bobby improved the texture cache debug view. Bobby improved the texture cache eviction heuristics. Chris fixed the way WebRender activation interacts … Continue reading WebRender newsletter #31

WebRender newsletter #29

To introduce this week's newsletter I'll write about culling (moved to a separate post). Notable WebRender and Gecko changes Bobby implemented dynamically growing the shared texture cache, cutting by half the remaining regression compared to Firefox without WebRender on the AWSY test. Dan did some profiling of the talos test, and identified large data structures … Continue reading WebRender newsletter #29