14.1.228. tablet_qt/maths/endian.h

/*
    Copyright (C) 2012-2019 Rudolf Cardinal (rudolf@pobox.com).

    This file is part of CamCOPS.

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*/

#pragma once

/*

Detecting endianness across compilers: do it at runtime.
- https://stackoverflow.com/questions/8978935/detecting-endianness

*/


// Possible endian types.
enum class Endian {
    BigEndian,
    LittleEndian
};


// What endianness does this computer use for integers?
// See references in the code.
Endian endianByteOrder();

// What endianness does this computer use for floating point words?
// See references in the code.
Endian endianFloatWordOrder();