Subject: Re: Pentium Bug may cause system crash
To: Rick Kelly <email@example.com>
From: David Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/11/1997 19:29:03
Rick Kelly wrote:
| The bottom line, I think, is that every microprocessor has some combination
| of opcodes that will wedge it solid. What is bad is that it is being spread
| across the internet in the case of the pentium.
To add more fuel to the fire: a co-worker told me about this today:
Tell your 68040-based machine to
and it will never speak to you again (at least until power-cycle). I tried
it on my HP425T. Locked solid.
It causes a core dump on an '030.