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Re: Questions?

To: sjhill@cotw.com
Subject: Re: Questions?
From: Marc Karasek <marc_karasek@ivivity.com>
Date: 06 Mar 2002 13:43:25 -0500
Cc: Linux MIPS <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
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No, I have been involved with too many sorties in the war already.  I
was just asking if there was any issues with one side or the other from
a purely technical aspect.

On Wed, 2002-03-06 at 13:20, Steven J. Hill wrote:
> Marc Karasek wrote:
> > 
> > How many of you are involved with embedded linux development using a
> > MIPS processor?
> > 
> A fair number of us. Over a hundred easily.
> 
> > What endianess have you chosen for your project and why?
> > 
> You don't really want to start this holy war, do you? That aside,
> usually big endian is more useful in applications moving networking
> type traffic or a fair amount of graphics processing. Little endian
> is handy if you are porting applications from Windows or a lot of
> your software is written in little endian.
> 
> That's my $.02.
> 
> -Steve
> 
> -- 
>  Steven J. Hill - Embedded SW Engineer
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