Re: Is "network" (bit endian) byte order beneficial for wire protocols?
On Fri, 7 Nov 2008 14:19:20 +0000 (UTC), Vernon Schryver <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:[color=blue]
> In article <email@example.com>,
> Jorgen Grahn <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:[/color]
>>Still, I think that it's hard to misread it as if I believed the
>>story, and wanted others to believe it.[/color]
> If you don't believe something or want others to believe it, why say it?[/color]
We are people, not IP endpoints. We can find old anecdotes amusing,
even if they carry no useful information.
Although I have to admit that alt.folklore.computers would have been a
better target for this one. Or any place except this particular thread
-- I didn't realize it was so infected.
// Jorgen Grahn <grahn@ Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu
\X/ snipabacken.se> R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn!