Re: [Linux-ia64] Re: Reiserfs (was: Re: __ia64_syscall ?)

From: Andreas Schwab <schwab_at_suse.de>
Date: 2001-07-27 02:22:19
Bill Nottingham <notting@redhat.com> writes:

|> Martin Wilck (Martin.Wilck@fujitsu-siemens.com) said: 
|> > This is the source of the endian-patch that makes ReiserFS work
|> > on IA64 (although originally developed for PPC).
|> > 
|> > http://penguinppc.org/~jeffm/
|> 
|> Why does an *endian* patch make reiserfs work on ia64, when
|> ia64 is little endian like x86?

The patch not only contains endian fixes, but the ia64 fixes were folded
into it.  It's just that the patch is now misnamed....

Andreas.

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