Subject: Re: [boost] Official boost macro to determine endianess?
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-04-05 09:25:13
On 04/05/17 12:00, FrÃ©dÃ©ric Bron via Boost wrote:
> What is the official boost macro to determine endianess?
> And what is the header to include to get it?
> I cannot find any help in the documentation of boost.endian but I can
> find those macros by grepping in boost:
> BOOST_LITTLE_ENDIAN, BOOST_BIG_ENDIAN, BOOST_ENDIAN_BIG_BYTE,
> BOOST_ENDIAN_BIG_WORD, BOOST_ENDIAN_LITTLE_BYTE,
> BOOST_ENDIAN_LITTLE_WORD, BOOST_PDP_ENDIAN
I think the modern way to do this is to use Boost.Predef.
BOOST_LITTLE_ENDIAN, BOOST_BIG_ENDIAN and BOOST_PDP_ENDIAN predate
Boost.Predef and are deprecated.
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