Subject: Re: htonq
To: Julian Assange <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/02/1999 17:33:53
Julian Assange <> writes:
> I notice that there is some add-hackery going on in relation to usage
> of network byte order 64 bit quantities (e.g file offsets in ufs and
> nfs). Can we define a standard way (both from kernel and userland) of
> moving 64 bit quantities to and from network byte order. e.g:

i'd suspect that others have gone over this ground already.  i'd also
like to note that 'q' (as well as 'l' and 's') are really bad letters
for those function names.  8-)

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.