Re: Endianity question
On Sun, 2005-05-22 at 15:51 +0300, Emil Samovsky wrote:
> I've been asked to install Linux on HP-Itanium Hardware. Major demand of
> this installation is full big endian support.
> My question is about Debian Itanium Distro. Does it installed as big
> endian system or little endian system?
Linux on Itanium is little endian. It's possible that big endian
application could be supported on a little endian Itanium Linux, but I
don't know the current state of that support. AFAIK, the only big
endian OS for Itanium is HPUX. Thanks,