Subject: Re: IMPORTANT: Change MACHINE_ARCH "arm" to "armel"?
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/19/2002 18:39:33
At 06:35 PM 5/19/2002, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
>On Sun, May 19, 2002 at 06:30:57PM -0700, Matt Thomas wrote:
>  > Is that really needed?  I asked about that when doing arm and
>  > you said that arm could be le and armeb could be BE.
>...except that would be inconsistent with how we handle big/little
>on other platforms.

So if we got a LE powerpc platform, would we rename them to powerpcel
and powerpceb?  If not, we are already inconistent.

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