Subject: Re: IMPORTANT: MACHINE_ARCH WRONG ON MIPS PLATFORMS
To: None <tech-toolchain@NetBSD.ORG, email@example.com>
From: Noriyuki Soda <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/24/1998 02:42:24
> > I partially agree with this. Also, `uname -m` should answer "mipsle"
> > on pmax and pica/arc, and "mipsbe" on newsmips, too.
> > (or, "mips-le" and "mips-be" is prefered?)
> DEC Ultrix (on PMAX) uses "MIPSEL" as a cpp predefined macro.
> Why don't us use "mipsel" if there are no good reasons to avoid this?
SONY NEWS-OS (on newsmips) uses "MIPSEB" as a cpp predefined macro.
(And probably IRIX on SGI does, too.)
Ok. I agree with "mipsel"/"mipseb".