OpenCL nested kernel execution

Discussion created by dr_jaymahdi on Dec 26, 2011
Latest reply on Dec 26, 2011 by nou

Hi everyone:

I have a question in regards of launching a different kernel within a currently running kernel. Let's say I have some piece of kernel code as the following:

__kernel void kernel_one (args...)
   // Do some computation of kernel_one

__kernel void kernel_two (args...)
   // Do some computation of kernel_two
   kernel_one (args...) // Then launch kernel_one to do some different computation


Apparently this can be done in NVidia's CUDA using the __device__ prefixed in front of the name kernel_one. Is there an OpenCL equivalent to this?


Thanks in advanced