[freetds] tests... work in progress and alpha

ZIGLIO, Frediano, VF-IT Frediano.Ziglio at vodafone.com
Thu Aug 24 07:05:53 EDT 2006

> > Sparc now works, there is only a problem with a bcp native test. The
> > problem is that test input we use is big endian (t0017.in) 
> while sparc
> > is little endian.
> I severely doubt that SPARC is little endian - at least my U2 at home
> is not. Honestly I'm not aware of a single RISC architecture that is
> native little endian (although some, like MIPS and maybe Alpha and
> PowerPC, are supposed to allow byte-swapping).
> Cheers,
> 	Martin.

I think you are right... input is little endian while sparc is big
endian... I always confuse the two terms...


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