jobs Junior Poster in Training 58 posts since Jan 2007 Reputation Points: 0 [?] Q&As Helped to Solve: 0 [?] Skill Endorsements: 0 [?] 0 6 Years Ago data = unpack('>L', sock.recv(4)) Does this line of code means, incoming data is big endian and so unpack to endianess of local machine and assign to data. If local machine is little endian, then big endian is automatically converted to little endian format?