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Re: [alpine-user] Are all supported architectures little endian?

From: ardi <ardillasdelmonte_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2018 09:55:32 +0200

On Mon, Jun 4, 2018 at 9:48 PM, William Pitcock
<nenolod_at_dereferenced.org> wrote:
>
> Most architectures are little endian, but Alpine does run on IBM
> mainframes which are big endian.
> There is also a work in progress ppc64 port to compliment the ppc64le one.

Thanks a lot for the clarification! This means that building it in a
big-endian environment is technically possible. Thanks!

ardi


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