8.16 --bigend

Generates code suitable for an ARM processor using big-endian memory.

The ARM architecture defines the following big-endian modes:

BE8

Byte Invariant Addressing mode (ARMv6 and later).

BE32

Legacy big-endian mode.

The selection of BE8 versus BE32 is specified at link time.

Default

The compiler assumes --littleend unless --bigend is explicitly specified.

Related reference
8.120 --littleend
Related information
--be8 linker option
--be32 linker option
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