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    > Couldn't the kernel provide emulation of the Pentium instructions
    > for the 386/486, to solve this problem? I guess it could be done
    > since it would be very similar to the FPU emulator.
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    > So the question is mainly: Would it make sense?

    Not really. Except for BSWAP the 386/486/586 user mode stuff is basically
    all down to how you order instructions and how you align them not to new
    instructions


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