2023-05-15 Eevee/Viewport Module Meeting

Practical Info

This is a weekly video chat meeting for planning and discussion of Blender Eevee/viewport module development. Any contributor (developer, UI/UX designer, writer, …) working on Eevee/viewport in Blender is welcome to join.

For users and other interested parties, we ask to read the meeting notes instead so that the meeting can remain focused.

  • Google Meet
  • Next Meeting: May 22, 2023, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM Amsterdam Time (Your local time: 2023-05-22T09:30:00Z2023-05-22T10:00:00Z)


  • Clement
  • Jeroen
  • Omar


Realtime Compositor



  • Ported most shape cache functions from DRW_cache to Overlay Next.

Vulkan backend

  • Initial graphics pipeline was reviewed landed in main.
    • Has been validated to work on AMD/Intel and NVIDIA GPUs on Windows and Linux systems.
    • Many advanced features have not been implemented and can crash Blender when using.
  • Started on technical documentation. Vulkan Backend - Blender Developer Documentation Note that the documentation is hosted on a temporary documentation experiment for now.