Patent Number: 6,806,884

Title: Technique for filling a region of memory using multiple region fill processors

Abstract: A technique for filling a memory area that represents a rectangle. The rectangle or a first section thereof may be divided into i+j horizontal subsections. The i horizontal subsections may be filled in a first pass using i region fill processors. And the j horizontal subsections may be filled in a second pass using j region fill processors. A second section of the rectangle may be filled by dividing the second section into n vertical subsections having equal width and filling the n vertical subsections using n region fill processors.

Inventors: Troutman; Roy (Fort Collins, CO), Selig; Calvin (Fort Collins, CO)

Assignee: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

International Classification: G06T 1/60 (20060101); G09G 005/399 ()

Expiration Date: 10/12016