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    SubjectRe: [RFC] Normalizing byteorder/unaligned access API
    On Tue, Oct 07, 2008 at 02:53:11PM -0700, Harvey Harrison wrote:
    > In addition, there are some subsystems (scsi) that are looking into some
    > differently sized endian helpers (be24) and it may be worthwhile to have
    > some agreement whether it is worth making them common infrastructure and
    > whether they should present a similar API to the common byteorder/unaligned
    > API.

    I still think SCSI should have its own accessors, even if they're
    just wrappers around the common BE code.

    Matthew Wilcox Intel Open Source Technology Centre
    "Bill, look, we understand that you're interested in selling us this
    operating system, but compare it to ours. We can't possibly take such
    a retrograde step."

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