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Old 05-08-2002, 06:48 PM   #11
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Originally posted by checkmate
Would my Wintel machine be considered Big Endian or Little Endian? Little Endian, I'm guessing.
Are you saying that there's no such thing as a "Big Endian" or "Little Endian" byte?
Yes, the Intel 80x86 processors are little-endian machines. Big-endians, for example, are the Motorola 68xxx line (used in Macs etc.).
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