applications, ideas, technology, solutions

Posts tagged bitfield

The End of Endianness

The End of Endianness

I very much dislike dealing with cross-platform endian issues.   When it comes to defining structures with bitfields–it can sometimes become a pain to order all the fields correctly depending on the platform one is using. Another headache is dealing with host byte ordering and network traffic on Intel platforms–all that byte swapping!!! Anyway, I’ve been […]