Wine Emulation: Swapping functions

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Wed Aug 25 11:48:08 CDT 2004

"Pierre d'Herbemont" <stegefin at> writes:

> As a conclusion, would accept that we swap (using the regular way) the
> headers in order to load exe on a Big Endian host? (since the exe
> headers are Little Endian for each NT implementation)
> Pierre
> PS : the exe header is Little Endian even on a PowerPC NT exe, since
> the PowerPC NT implementation was actually running on Little Endian
> mode, so we won't be able to run PowerPC NT exe on Mac OS X.

So why do you want to swap the headers, if you can't do anything with
the exe anyway?

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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