Phoronix: APITrace 3.0 Brings Graphics Tracing Goodness
APITrace, the versatile open-source utility for tracing OpenGL calls from games and other programs, is now at version 3.0 with the introduction of several useful features...
An absolutely amazing tool for developers. I wish we had this sort of robustness in other domains, like graphics and audio. Well, we sort of do -- Wireshark is almost the same as apitrace for the network -- but it's "heavier" as it requires drivers.
The only piece I've been missing is some minimal performance profiling capability. I haven't tried the latest release yet though.
Last edited by log0; 03-10-2012 at 02:56 AM.
Reason: clarify profiling
There is profiling now, courtesy of icculus: