Subject: Re: PCI subsystem on BigEndian.
To: Dale Rahn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Cagney <email@example.com>
Date: 04/24/1996 10:37:26
Excerpts from mail: 23-Apr-96 Re: PCI subsystem on BigEnd.. Chris G
> > So far in the ncr driver I have identified several places
> > that require byte swapping: the scripts, word writes to
> > memory that the ncr chip reads. Scripts that are written on the fly...
> Don't the SIOP chips have an endianness setting? all (1 8-) of the
> 53c8xx boards i've seen has an endianness jumper, though it's not
> clear that it would be a good idea to actually _use_ it...
They do; it is not. Dale's approach is correct.