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Re: netdev.stats change suggestion

To: Ben Greear <greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: netdev.stats change suggestion
From: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 12:46:05 -0500
Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>, ak@xxxxxxx, Robert.Olsson@xxxxxxxxxxx, cw@xxxxxxxx, dima@xxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
Organization: MandrakeSoft
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Ben Greear wrote:
> Jeff Garzik wrote:
> > in the kernel, cpu_to/from_be64.  in userspace, using glib at least,
> > GUINT64_TO_BE, etc.
> 
> Thanks...what does 'be' stand for?  Big endian?

yep

> So...erm...is network-byte-order
> big-endian or little-endian? :)

Big endian.  Sun rules.[1]

        Jeff


[1] I'm just guessing who to blame, I don't claim to know my history

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Building 1024    |  through an internally-buttered weasel."
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