Subject: Re: as long as we're hitting FFS...
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/24/1999 13:25:11
On Mar 23, Perry E. Metzger wrote
> 3) Eliminate endianness of FFSes -- this is more controversial. Right
> now, we have bi-endian support, but it would be cool not to need it.
I'm not sure this one is a that good idea. It may have performances
issues. Did someone actually check this on a slow (m68k, vax, ...) machine ?
And which byte order will we use ?
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr