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[Xen-devel] [PATCH 1/3] docs: specify endianess of xenstore protocol header

The endianess of the xenstore protocol header should be specified.

Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@xxxxxxxx>
 docs/misc/xenstore.txt | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/docs/misc/xenstore.txt b/docs/misc/xenstore.txt
index ae1b6a8c6e..5051340227 100644
--- a/docs/misc/xenstore.txt
+++ b/docs/misc/xenstore.txt
@@ -46,7 +46,8 @@ them to within 2048 bytes.  (See XENSTORE_*_PATH_MAX in 
 Communication with xenstore is via either sockets, or event channel
 and shared memory, as specified in io/xs_wire.h: each message in
 either direction is a header formatted as a struct xsd_sockmsg
-followed by xsd_sockmsg.len bytes of payload.
+followed by xsd_sockmsg.len bytes of payload. The header fields are
+all in little endian byte order.
 The payload syntax varies according to the type field.  Generally
 requests each generate a reply with an identical type, req_id and

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