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    SubjectRe: Intel microcode fixes [OFF-TOPIC]
    On 19-Nov-98 doctor@fruitbat.org wrote:
    > Think of how the Intel Floating Point Bug would have been a
    > non-issue if Pentiums were microcode upgradable?

    i think that was a bad example to pick
    the floating point bug was (i believe) caused by crosstalk
    no amount of re-microcoding could have fixed that!

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    simon

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