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.\" $NetBSD: bswap.3,v 1.11 2009/10/22 21:50:01 bouyer Exp $
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.\" Copyright (c) 1998 Manuel Bouyer.
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.Dd March 17, 1998
.Dt BSWAP 3
.Os
.Sh NAME
.Nm bswap16 ,
.Nm bswap32 ,
.Nm bswap64
.Nd byte-order swapping functions
.Sh LIBRARY
.Lb libc
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.In sys/types.h
.In machine/bswap.h
.Ft uint16_t
.Fn bswap16 "uint16_t"
.Ft uint32_t
.Fn bswap32 "uint32_t"
.Ft uint64_t
.Fn bswap64 "uint64_t"
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The
.Fn bswap16 ,
.Fn bswap32 ,
and
.Fn bswap64
functions return the value of their argument with the bytes inverted.
They can be used to convert 16, 32 or 64 bits integers from little to big
endian, or vice-versa.
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr byteorder 3