[0/13] Patch series description

André Hentschel nerv at dawncrow.de
Sat Feb 23 06:10:38 CST 2013

Am 22.02.2013 15:09, schrieb Saulius Krasuckas:
> * On Thu, 21 Feb 2013, André Hentschel wrote:
>> Am 21.02.2013 21:31, schrieb Saulius Krasuckas:
>>> because I've got new(er) Sparc machine.
>> You know that you most likely won't ever be able to run x86 apps on that 
>> machine, only winelib. Do you need that for something?
> Yes, I am aware of endianess issue found by Darwine people when 
> integrating it with Qemu to run x86/PE binaries on PowerPC: 
> http://wiki.winehq.org/MacOSX
> It is said byteswapping isn't worth trouble but if Rosetta did it (only in 
> reverse direction) isn't this issue only about developers work time and 
> not about performance?
> Then it seems Sparc V9 can switch to little endian to access data.
>> So where do we go from here?
> Right to the binary translation (or even dynamic recompilation), I guess.
> S.

I won't do that, and i guess there's not much interest out there for someone else to do it, so have fun :)


Best Regards, André Hentschel

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