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    SubjectRe: CONUNDRUM.
    > > Because its incredibly non obvious. Some of the folk doing big number
    > > crunches noticed that the size of your environment changed the
    > > performance. [...]
    > hm, maybe time to add 'misalignment fault' counting support to the kernel?
    > Has anyone tried this? Does it work for the FPU too? Is it reliable? ;)

    The pentium randomly clears the misalignment fault flag in some cases.
    Otherwise it might be quite informative!


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