[Mono-dev] list of platform-differences

Robert Jordan robertj at gmx.net
Tue Sep 22 04:32:11 EDT 2009

Andreas Heertsch wrote:
> Andreas and all
> offcourse this could be expected - if I RFM (read the fucking manual). But
> as a unexperienced mono user I expect, that mono sheelds me from
> *any*hardware dependend issue.
> I can understand, that this expectation is not fully realized in the
> present, but I would not understand, that this would not be a challenge for
> mono.

BitConverter is broken by design (by MS) and it can't be fixed.

You can find a byte order aware converter in Mono's sources:


Feel free to include this file in your projects.


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