Subject: Re: endianness of *.db on cross builds
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 05/30/2002 09:16:17
On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 05:51:27PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:

 > 	do people think it necessary?  or should we modify lib/libc/db
 > 	to be bi-endian? (or is it bi-endian already?)

I think the correct byte order should be used for the target.

Can I suggest putting the Makefile fragment into a, or
something like that, so that the code doesn't have to be duplicated
all over the place (at least the code that extracts the "1234" or "4321")?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>