[sane-devel] network endian issues
Thu, 20 Sep 2001 11:29:01 -0700
>>>>> On Thu, 20 Sep 2001 14:07:04 -0400 (EDT), firstname.lastname@example.org said:
Bill> I'm not sure if this has been mentioned before or even if I
Bill> may have reported it before: has the network protocol been
Bill> thought out so that network scanning will work if the backend
Bill> and frontend machines have different byte order? It does not
Bill> appear to be so.
Yes, the network *protocol* is designed to handle different
endianness. However, the current implementation doesn't support this.
It's just a small matter of programming to fix it, though.