"File types"

Kevin Handy kth at srv.net
Tue Aug 29 10:28:44 CDT 2006

Don wrote:

> E.g., TIFF's can be stored in Moto or Intel byte order
> (big/little Endian).  Why aren't there .TIFFi and .TIFFm

Ans: 3 character limit on extensions.

> extensions to differentiate between the two (ans:  because
> TIFF decoders are smart enough to Do The Right Thing)

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