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2009.09.11 18:26 "Re: WORDS_BIGENDIAN used inconsistently", by <email@example.com>
Hi Bob, Maybe this explanation should be inserted in the header of both .h files ... regards, rob tillaart > Bob Friesenhahn wrote: > > On Fri, 11 Sep 2009, Dwight Kelly wrote: > >> > >> What is the purpose of having both tif_config.h and tiffconfig.h ? > > > > tif_config.h is used only by the library and libtiff tools and is not > > installed. > > > > tiffconfig.h needs to exist for legacy reasons (lots of applications > > depend on it). It includes "feature" defines so that applications can > > see what features are in the libtiff when the application is built. It > > includes basic type definitions needed by the installed tiff header > > files.