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    SubjectRe: BUG: Global FPU corruption in 2.2
    "Richard B. Johnson" <> writes:

    > If it "fixes" it, there is no problem with the FPU, but with the
    > 'C' runtime library which doesn't initialize the FPU to a known
    > state before it uses it.

    It's the kernel which initializes the FPU. This was always the case
    and necessary to implement the fast lazy FPU saving/restoring.
    Processes which never use the FPU never initialize it.

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