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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8235259

Java layout constants should use native endianness

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: New
    • Priority: P2
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: repo-panama
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: tools

      Description

      Layout constants such as JAVA_INT, JAVA_LONG, etc. should use platform endianness, not big endian. It is important for clients to be able to refer to layouts of values "as seen" by the JVM they are running on.

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            • Assignee:
              mcimadamore Maurizio Cimadamore
              Reporter:
              mcimadamore Maurizio Cimadamore
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