Subject Re: UTF-8 vs UTF-16
Author Roman Rokytskyy

> It seems it's best to always specify BE or LE.

Cannot we use XDR stream byte order (AFAIK, that's BE). XDR stream is
standard in Firebird, and for me it seems to be a natural choice. It
would be responsibility of the client to translate byte order to the
local platform.

Best regards,
Roman Rokytskyy