pc386dx exception 6 was Re: 4.6.0pre2 and docs released

Angelo Fraietta angelo_f at bigpond.com
Tue Apr 22 22:49:30 UTC 2003

Joel Sherrill wrote:

>Software floating point exceptions SHOULD be a "coprocessor unavailable"
>or #7.  
Yes, looking back at the email from January 2001, it was an exception 7

>I am suspicious that the CPU is not an Intel variety and should be
>as a different CPU model.  If Angelo can track the address down to a
>instruction (ala printed message plus objdump) and tell us the CPU
>we can confirm or discredit that.
As stated in another email, I just tested with a genuine intel 386dx and 
it also failed.

>>-- Chris Caudle

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