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From: Aron Griffis <agriffis@g.o>
Subject: Re: ebuild update for Xorg-x11
Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2004 10:23:22 -0400
Jeff Donsbach wrote:[Wed Oct 27 2004, 12:47:07AM EDT]
> In my experience, the problem is not the compiler so much as broken
> apps. Most of the crashes that I have ever seen and fixed that
> crashed due to floating point exceptions on Alpha were caused by
> uninitialized floating point variables.

Most of them that I've seen are divide-by-zero which is not a fatal
exception according to ieee rules.

Regards,
Aron

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