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What does "add geometry" mean?


How much parallelism is there between different stages of the pipeline? For example, it must not be possible to rasterize an image before it has even been converted to screen coordinates, but is there parallelism between other stages of the pipeline? I would assume that one can perform clipping at the same time as rasterization, for instance (it amounts to a simple check)