Eeek, replying to my own note.
In theory, they can run bi-endian, but I have never heard of one that
does anything but big endian. That the right endianess.;)
On Fri, 14 May 2004 17:29:19 CDT, Doug Maxey wrote:
>On Fri, 14 May 2004 17:23:12 CDT, Bruce Allen wrote:
>>Bottom line: the smartctl output looks exactly as it should. No sign of
>>any endian-ness or 64-bit problems.
>>(PS: PPC can run in either big-endian or little-endian mode -- you are
>>using big-endian, right?)
> ALL of the current systems, IBM-wise, run _only_ 64bit. Some of the
> older PREP (beige boxes) system were 32bit only. Can't speak for Apples,
> but would suspect that anything recent is 64 bit only.