John E. Malmberg wb8tyw at
Thu Mar 16 01:38:38 GMT 2000

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton <lkcl at> wrote:
> when you have a workstation join to a tng domain with smbpasswd file as
> the sam database, it _should_ now set the trust account password
> correctly, and this will have been noticeably failing before on any
> non-intel-word-order machines such as sun ultras and dec alphas etc.

Compaq Alpha's are switch hitters on big or little endians.  You can not
assume the mode based on the chip.

OpenVMS uses the words in Intel order.  I do not know about the different
UNIX based operating systems that run on it.

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