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Subject: Re: [boost] License of endian and limits in Boost detail
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-03-19 00:17:36

On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 9:59 AM, Rene Rivera <grafikrobot_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 9:10 AM, Paul A. Bristow <pbristow_at_[hidden]>wrote:
>> John's proposal and then add to the proposed Predef library sounds a good
>> way forward.
>> Actually I suspect that there is really only one way to do this task -
>> whatever the actual macro
>> variable names used in the code.
> Probably.. FYI.. I worked up an initial implementation in the Predef
> library over the weekend from the information I could find on-line. Which I
> suspect is less than what the current endian header has. I'll check it in
> tonight and ask for feedback as to what's missing and style.

First pass at the Predef header for this at <>.
Currently only tested on my OSX laptop. Would appreciate others trying it
out. The info is a combination of the indispensable description from (Bjorn Reese et al), known endian specifications I could find
on the architectures I currently detect, and a small amount of general web

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