[sword-devel] (Fwd) Bug#86890: sword: fails to build on sparc
Thu, 22 Feb 2001 10:29:09 -0000
ok, this is the problem on sparc.
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This package fails to build on sparc. It looks to me like this program
is making a bad assumption that BIGENDIAN == Solaris or MacOS. It
to not do that. It should check for __linux__ being defined, and use the
normal byteswapping routines.
The file affected is src/modules/common/rawstr.cpp. Check the ifdef's
for BIGENDIAN. Note the le* functions are not defined and the
sys/pctypes.h header is only on Solaris.
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