Re: [greenstone-users] Intel/MacBook index byte order

From Qiu
DateMon, 19 Nov 2007 14:15:07 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Intel/MacBook index byte order
In-Reply-To (DB8453B1-EF27-4366-9791-345191E2EC84-uiuc-edu)
Jerome McDonough wrote:
> This is more a request for information than anything else. One of the
> students in our DL course
> used one of the new MacBooks, with an Intel Core 2 Duo chip, to create
> a Greenstone installation and
> a few test collections. She then copied the her installation up to
> our class server (an AMD opteron box)
> and found that the indexes she'd generated on her MacBook weren't
> working. By converting her indexes
> to text form on a PowerPC machine and then back to ldb form on the
> Opteron machine, we got things
> running. But I'm a little surprised that an Intel MacBook is
> generating a big endian index. Is that indeed
> the problem here?
>
Yes, that is.
> Jerome McDonough, Asst. Professor
> Graduate School of Library & Information Science
> University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
> 501 E. Daniel Street, Room 202
> Champaign, IL 61820
> (217) 244-5916
> jmcdonou@uiuc.edu
>
>
>
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